UPDATE: Wind, snow could cause power outages tonight, tomorrow

Over six inches of snow and wind gusts up to 40 mph could cause power outages in southwestern Connecticut creating a dangerous situation as very cold temperatures continue. A Winter Storm Watch is in effect for Fairfield County Wednesday night through Thursday night, according to the National Weather Service at 3:40 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3. The Weather Service issued a statement that applies to Southwestern Connecticut, New York City and Nassau County, Long Island: Heavy snow and blowing snow possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Thursday. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches are likely, with … Read more

Weather Alert: Frigid cold forecast for Weston

Temperatures are expected to plunge over the next seven days.

A seven-day Hazardous Weather Outlook has  been issued by the National Weather Service for Weston, southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey and southeast New York. For the next week, a cold snap will bring bitter cold temperatures averaging 15 to 20 degrees below normal. Sub zero wind chills are likely Saturday night through Tuesday morning. On  Saturday there is the potential for a developing coastal storm to bring heavy snow to the area into Saturday night. There is still uncertainty with the track of the low which will determine the amount of snowfall. Today’s forecast calls for a high of 21 … Read more

Slippery roads during Thursday morning commute

This was an accident on Route 59 at Hayes Street at approximately 12:50 p.m. The vehicle snapped the pole and rolled over off the road.

Light snow will continue to fall during the morning commute, the National Weather Service said. Around one to potentially two inches of snow is forecast. Roadways may become snow covered which would create slippery conditions. Motorists are urged to use extra caution while traveling this morning and if possible to stay off the roads while public works crews do their work. There is a two-hour delay for all Easton and Redding schools. Snow is likely to continue to 9 a.m. and then clear after that.

First snowstorm of season forecast for Saturday

Daisy, the mighty frisbee hunter, returns with her trophy at the height of the storm. — Shannon Calvert photo

A winter weather advisory remains in effect for Fairfield and New Haven counties and the region from 6 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 9, to 6 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 10. Snow is expected, according to the National Weather Service, which advises the public to plan on hazardous travel conditions. Drivers should be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. Total snow accumulations of four-to-six inches are expected. The highest snow accumulation should occur Saturday morning into Saturday evening. A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties, the weather service said. Drivers should be prepared for … Read more

Snow Alert: Winter Weather Advisory issued for tomorrow

A snow storm is expected to hit Weston tomorrow around 6 a.m.

Time to batten down the hatches. Snow is on the way. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Weston and the tri-state area starting early tomorrow morning. About four to six inches of snow is expected starting around 6 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 9. The weather service says to plan on hazardous travel conditions. Reduced visibility is expected at times. A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

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