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 >

Current conditions at

Pittsburgh, Allegheny County Airport (KAGC)

Lat: 40.35°NLon: 79.92°WElev: 1253ft.

Fair with Haze

79°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 24 Jul 9:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Pittsburgh PA

Heat Advisory July 24, 12:00pm until July 24, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 100. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 100. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Pittsburgh PA
 40.44°N 80.01°W (Elev. 850 ft)
10:45 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
10am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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