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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Philadelphia, Philadelphia International Airport (KPHL)

Lat: 39.87°NLon: 75.23°WElev: 7ft.

A Few Clouds

56°F

13°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 7:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Philadelphia PA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 71. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 37. West wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 11 to 16 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 71. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 1am. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 37. West wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 11 to 16 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Philadelphia PA
 39.96°N 75.16°W (Elev. 26 ft)
6:35 am EST Feb 24, 2017
8am EST Feb 24, 2017-6pm EST Mar 2, 2017
 
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