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

Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County Airport (KPOU)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 73.88°WElev: 164ft.

Fair

18°C

65°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1013.9 mb (29.96 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 Jul 3:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

New Paltz NY

  • Today

    Today: Patchy dense fog before 7am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 km/h in the morning.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 38. Southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 34 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 20 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 33.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy dense fog before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 km/h in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 38. Southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
New Paltz NY
 41.74°N 74.09°W (Elev. 61 m)
4:14 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
4am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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