FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Monday's sunny weather could give way to rain and thunderstorms ahead of a mostly wet week in Fairfield County.
It will be partly sunny Monday, with a high near 58, according to the National Weather Service. There will be a calm wind, as well. Rain will begin to roll in Monday night, mainly after 2 a.m. The rain could be heavy at times. There will also be areas of fog after 5 a.m. The low will be around 44.
Tuesday will see rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 2 p.m., then rain likely between 2 and 5 p.m., followed by a chance of showers after 5 p.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall, and there will also be areas of fog before 2 p.m. The high will be near 51. The chance of precipitation is 100 percent.
Tuesday night will see a 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8 p.m. It will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
There will be a respite from the wet and gloomy weather on Wednesday, which will be mostly sunny, with a high near 60. The night will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
The rain will be back on Thursday, when the chance of precipitation is 80 percent. The rain is expected to mainly hit after 10 a.m. The high will be near 50. Showers are likely Thursday night, mainly before midnight. The low will be around 41, and the chance of precipitation is 60 percent. On Friday there will be a 50 percent chance of showers, with a high near 51. Friday night will see a 30 percent chance of showers before midnight, with a low around 38.