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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Reading, Reading Regional Airport (KRDG)

Lat: 40.37°NLon: 75.96°WElev: 344ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 9:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Leesport PA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Leesport PA
 40.45°N 75.97°W (Elev. 299 ft)
9:34 pm EDT Aug 21, 2017
10pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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