Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albany International Airport (KALB)

Lat: 42.75°NLon: 73.8°WElev: 285ft.

Partly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 8:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Schenectady NY

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Schenectady NY
 42.8°N 73.93°W (Elev. 315 ft)
6:42 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
9am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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