FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — After sweltering through a min-heat wave, residents of Fairfield County residents woke up Saturday to much cooler temperatures and, unfortunately, overcast clouds.
The forecast for the weekend is potentially a rainy one, with high temperatures nearly 20 degrees lower than on Friday, according to the National Weather Service. But it should not put a damper on the whole weekend.
Saturday will see a 40 percent chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3 p.m. It will be cloudy, with a high near 71 degrees in Fairfield County.
There is a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms Saturday might, with cloudy skies and a low near 63 degrees.
On Sunday, there will be a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Again, it will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Monday will be mostly sunny and cool, with a high near 78 before temperatures begin to heat up again on Tuesday.
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