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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dunkirk, Chautauqua County / Dunkirk Airport (KDKK)

Lat: 42.49°NLon: 79.28°WElev: 692ft.

Partly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 20 Jul 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chautauqua County / Dunkirk Airport NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind 11 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 5 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind 11 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 5 to 13 mph.
Friday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Chautauqua County / Dunkirk Airport NY
 42.49°N 79.29°W (Elev. 663 ft)
12:21 pm EDT Jul 20, 2017
12pm EDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2017
 
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