Tuesday, March 05, 2024


Heat Advisory, Air Quality Alerts Issued

The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for Westport and area from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday.

It said to expect heat index values up to 102 due to temperatures in the lower to mid 90s, and dew points around 70.

A Heat Advisory is issued when the combination of heat and humidity is expected to make it feel like it is 95 to 99 degrees for two or more consecutive days, or 100 to 104 degrees for any length of time.

Meanwhile, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has issued an air quality alert for Fairfield County until 11 p.m. today and from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday.

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