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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albany International Airport (KALB)

Lat: 42.75°NLon: 73.8°WElev: 285ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

34°F

1°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed S 18 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.32 in (1027.0 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 23 Feb 3:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Rensselaer NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  High near 38. South wind around 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly before 4pm.  High near 44. Southeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. High near 38. South wind around 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain, mainly before 4pm. High near 44. Southeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Rensselaer NY
 42.65°N 73.75°W (Elev. 102 ft)
1:06 pm EST Feb 23, 2018
3pm EST Feb 23, 2018-6pm EST Mar 2, 2018
 
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