Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 26 May 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Hempstead NY

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Hempstead NY
 40.71°N 73.6°W (Elev. 56 ft)
9:27 am EDT May 26, 2016
10am EDT May 26, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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