Drought/dry conditions over for most of Conn. shoreline
On the day U.S. Drought Monitor officially declared the drought over for most of Connecticut’s shoreline, a soaking rain is in the forecast.
“Much of the region recorded above-normal precipitation and above-normal temperatures for the week as good rains fell at the end of the period,” Drought Monitor said.
Expect a chance of showers each day through Monday.
“A break in the precipitation is expected Monday night into Tuesday as the upper low slowly moves away from our area.
However, another chance of rain will come on Wednesday.” The wet forecast Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1 a.m. Cloudy, with a low around 46.
Chance of precipitation is 100 percent.
New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Chance of precipitation is 90 percent.
Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers.