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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newark, Newark International Airport (KEWR)

Lat: 40.68°NLon: 74.17°WElev: 16ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1024.9 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 24 Mar 1:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Scotch Plains NJ

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of light rain before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 3pm, then a chance of light rain after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Light rain likely.  Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 42. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Light Rain
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Light rain likely before 10am, then drizzle or light rain likely, mainly between 10am and noon.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 45. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Light Rain
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Drizzle or light rain likely before midnight, then rain likely after midnight.  Patchy fog before midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Light Rain
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Light rain likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Light Rain
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Chance Rain

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of light rain before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 3pm, then a chance of light rain after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Light rain likely. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 42. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Light rain likely before 10am, then drizzle or light rain likely, mainly between 10am and noon. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 45. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Drizzle or light rain likely before midnight, then rain likely after midnight. Patchy fog before midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Light rain likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Scotch Plains NJ
 40.62°N 74.38°W (Elev. 118 ft)
12:52 pm EDT Mar 24, 2017
2pm EDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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