Tropical storm remnants could cause wind, flooding for Darien, area Monday night into Tuesday

The curren radar map courtesy National Weather Service.
The curren radar map courtesy National Weather Service.


The remnants of Tropical Storm Florence have caused a hazardous weather outlook for southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey and southeast New York, according to the National Weather Service.


The storm is predicted to pass through the area about 3 a.m. Tuesday morning  into Tuesday. The system will be capable of producing 1 to 1.5 inches of rain across the region with locally higher amounts possible. The main threat from this rainfall will be minor urban and poor drainage flooding. There is a low chance of localized flash flooding.


Monday

Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 7 mph.



Monday night

Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.



Tuesday

Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 78. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.



Tuesday night

Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.



Wednesday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind 6 to 9 mph.



Wednesday night

Mostly clear, with a low around 60.



Thursday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.



Thursday night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.



Friday

Partly sunny, with a high near 79.



Friday night

A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.