Excessive Heat to Break, Heavy Rains Coming

The splash pad at Greenwich Pool at Byram Park is a great place to cool off.

An excessive heat warning remains in effect for through Sunday at 8:00pm. The forecast is for a high in Greenwich near 95°.

The Greenwich Health Department issued a warning in advance of the weekend heat wave, including tips for staying safe and cooling center locations and warnings about heat stroke, heat exhaustion and heat cramps.

There is a chance of rain beginning in the afternoon and increasing in the evening with a low of 73°.  Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain until about 10:00pm.


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On Monday and Monday night the forecast is for heavy rain and possible thunderstorms with a high of 81°.

Tuesday the weather will begin to transition with showers likely then chance of showers and a cloudy night.

Wednesday’s forecast is for a mostly sunny day with a high of 80°.

See also:

Greenwich Issues Heat Alert: 90°+ Temps Coming

Residents can go to the following air conditioned locations to read, sit quietly and charge their cell phones: