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Severe Thunderstorms Returning to The Plains; Chance of Severe Storms in Mid-Atlantic too

A new Pacific storm moving into the Plains will spark a new round of severe thunderstorms in the Plains with potential for damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes Tuesday. Heavy rains may produce flash floods, especially from north-central Texas into Kansas. In the Mid-Atlantic, there will be a chance of severe thunderstorms. Strong winds in the Southwest are keeping fire danger high. Read More >

Current conditions at

Caldwell, Essex County Airport (KCDW)

Lat: 40.88°NLon: 74.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fog/Mist

44°F

7°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 28 Mar 9:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairfield NJ

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 54. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 54. North wind around 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 54. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 8 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 54. North wind around 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 39.
Friday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfield NJ
 40.88°N 74.3°W (Elev. 167 ft)
7:16 am EDT Mar 28, 2017
10am EDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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