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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newark, Newark International Airport (KEWR)

Lat: 40.68°NLon: 74.17°WElev: 16ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed W 24 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 29 Apr 2:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Scotch Plains NJ

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 7 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy drizzle after midnight.  Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Patchy
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of drizzle with a slight chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Areas Drizzle

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 13 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 7 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Patchy drizzle after midnight. Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 6 to 10 mph.
Monday
Areas of drizzle with a slight chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 13 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Scotch Plains NJ
 40.62°N 74.38°W (Elev. 118 ft)
3:20 pm EDT Apr 29, 2017
3pm EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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