Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newark, Newark International Airport (KEWR)

Lat: 40.68°NLon: 74.17°WElev: 16ft.

Light Rain

80°F

27°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 28 Jul 7:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Perth Amboy NJ

Flash Flood Watch until July 29, 12:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until July 29, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Fri

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 75. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 80. East wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 75. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 80. East wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Perth Amboy NJ
 40.52°N 74.26°W (Elev. 3 ft)
6:36 pm EDT Jul 28, 2016
8pm EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 4, 2016
 
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