The National Weather Service is predicting a possible strong thunderstorms affecing Fairfield County — including Torrential rainfall and the possibility of flooding. A flood watch has also been issued for the area through 4:30 p.m. Eversource is currently reporting about 400 customers without power.

Drivers are advised to not drive through flooded areas.

Showers and thunderstorms are the theme of the week, in the prediction for every day through Saturday.

The full forecast:


Wednesday afternoon

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 15 mph.



Wednesday night

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 10 to 13 mph.



Thursday

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.



Thursday Night

A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.



Friday

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.



Friday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.



Saturday

A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.



Saturday Night

A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.