Thunderstorms predicted for Monday afternoon in Darien

A hazardous weather outlook is in effect for southeast Connecticut Monday afternoon.

Scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop ahead of a cold front this afternoon and evening. A few of the stronger storms could produce large hail and damaging winds. Locally heavy rain will also be possible, resulting in mainly urban and poor drainage flooding.

The full forecast:

Monday afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 79. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7