West Essex Weather for Saturday, Dec. 28

December 28, 2013 at 7:17 AM


Updated as of 7:30 a.m. Saturday

  • Low:  21°
    5am to 6am
  • High: 47°
    2pm to 4pm 
  • 12am to 8am
    CALM:  1–3 mph, Light air
  • 8am to 10am
    BREEZY: 6–7 mph, Light breeze
  • 10am to 6pm
    BREEZY: 8-10 mph, Gentle breeze
  • 6pm to 12am
    BREEZY: 5–7 mph, Light breeze 
  • Mostly Sunny
  • Sunset: 4:37 p.m.

Radar as of 7:10am Saturday Credit: Wunderground
  • All seems clear
December 29
  • Low:  33° 
    High: 41° ~ Wind chill: 38°
  • 9am to 12pm
    53% scattered chance of Rain 
  • 12pm to 3pm
    84% highly likely chance of Rain
  • 3pm to 6pm 
    90% DEFINITE chance of Rain
  • 6pm to 12am
    59% decreasing to 43% scattered chance of Rain
December 30
The temperature drops throughout the day
  • High: 37° ~ Wind chill: 31°
    Low:  23° ~ Wind chill: 16°
  • All seems clear
December 31
  • Low:  14°
    High: 30° ~ Wind chill: 22°
  • All seems clear
    Partly Cloudy
January 1
  • Low:  19° ~ Wind chill: 10°
    High: 27° ~ Wind chill: 18°
  • All seems clear
    Partly Cloudy
January 2
  • Low:  18° ~ Wind chill: 10°
    High: 25° ~ Wind chill: 17°
  • 6am to 12am
    30% widely scattered chance of Snow
January 3
  • Low:  18° ~ Wind chill: 9°
    High: 25° ~ Wind chill: 16°
  • 12am to 6pm
    30% widely scattered chance of Snow
Update from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) National Weather Service station located in Fairfield's Essex County Airport.  

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