The Oriental Beetle

Photo and article by Joan Allen for UConn Extension Last week, an adult Oriental beetle was spotted on some lettuce in our vegetable garden.…


El Nino to Last Through Winter

The Climate Prediction Center has said there is a greater than 90% chance that El Niño will continue through Northern Hemisphere fall 2015, …


2015 Gil on the Green Schedule

You can see Gil from 5:00 AM – 7 AM at these locations! JULY 2nd – Newington Iwo Jima Memorial JULY 9th – Killingly – Davis Park on Main St.…

Lightning Facts You Need to Know!

Lighting safety is always important! Here are some lightning facts you need to know! What comes first, lightning or thunder? Lightning and t…


Hurricane Preparedness

Before a Hurricane To prepare for a hurricane, you should take the following measures: To begin preparing, you should build an emergency kit…


Hurricane Names for 2015!

2015 Ana Bill Claudette Danny Erika Fred Grace Henri Ida Joaquin Kate Larry Mindy Nicholas Odette Peter Rose Sam Teresa Victor Wanda FOR 201…


2015 Hurricane Season Prediction

Are you interested in learning about the 2015 hurricane predictions, well you came to the right place! Winter is done and spring is finally …


A Tropical Feel Outside

Your Monday Connecticut Weather Forecast Update from Meteorologist Gil Simmons LONG ISLAND SOUND: Wind: S 5-18KT Waves: 1′ to 2′ High Tide: …


Monday Surf and Sand and Sun Stats

Monday shapes up to be another brilliant day for fun in the sun…hopefully you have the day off.  Check out the sun and beach forecast! – Jus…


A Mid-Summer Theme Ahead

We return to summer with a great forecast today. Plenty of sun expected and no stormy weather in Connecticut. Beaches will be PACKED today t…


Sun & Sand Report

Strong sunshine returns Sunday, with high UV numbers.  Check out the sun and sand report!  – Justin


A Rainy Day to Come!

Changes in the weather department can sometimes be good ones, but that won’t be the cast this weekend. Here’s the deal: Today is good with p…


Any Rain This Weekend?

  Take a look at the rain chances for the holiday weekend…DON’T CANCEL YOUR OUTDOOR PLANS!  Check the video forecast! – Justin

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Rip current safety

Rip currents can and do happen on Long Island Sound, typically on the sunniest days.


Holiday Weekend Looking Great

Thursday Morning Forecast Update from Meteorologist Gil Simmons Long Island Sound forecast – Winds S 5-10 kts, Waves around a foot, Water te…