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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Altoona - Blair County Airport (KAOO)

Lat: 40.3°NLon: 78.32°WElev: 1467ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 7:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Saxton PA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy dense fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain and frequent lightning.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Patchy dense fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain and frequent lightning. Cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Saxton PA
 40.19°N 78.25°W (Elev. 909 ft)
6:30 am EDT Aug 17, 2017
8am EDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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