FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- It won't feel like August this week, with temperatures in Fairfield County expected to stay in the 70s. Skies will be mostly clear, too, though there is the possibility of some rain Tuesday into Wednesday.
Monday was mostly sunny, with a high near 75, according to the National Weather Service. The highs Monday were about 5 degrees below normal, and lows Monday night were to be around 57, a few degrees below normal.
There is a 20 percent chance of showers Tuesday afternoon. The rest of the day will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. It will be breezy on Tuesday into Tuesday night, with winds blowing east between 9 and 11 mph and gusts up to 21 mph. Tuesday night will see a 4 percent chance of showers, mainly between 7 p.m. and 4 a.m. The low will be around 58.
Rain will taper off on Wednesday morning, though there is a 20 percent chance of showers before 9 a.m. The sky will become mostly sunny by afternoon, with a high near 75. Wednesday night will be partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
On Thursday there is a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10 a.m. Otherwise the day will be mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Thursday night will be partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday will be sunny, with a high near 71. Friday night will be mostly clear, with a low around 51.
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