FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Temperatures slightly above normal and possibly some rain are expected to hit Fairfield County over Columbus Day weekend.
Friday will be partly sunny, with a high near 77, according to the National Weather Service. Friday night is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
There will be patchy fog before 9 a.m. on Saturday, otherwise the day will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Saturday night will see a 20 percent chance of showers after 2 a.m., but the rest of the night will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
On Sunday there is a slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. The rest of the day will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. The chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Showers are likely to hit Sunday night, mainly after 2 a.m. Between a quarter and a half inch of rain is possible. The low will be around 65.
There is an 80 percent chance of showers on Monday, when the high will be near 72. Showers are likely to continue into Monday night, with some thunderstorms also possible after 2 a.m. The low on Monday night will be around 65.
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