Severe Thunderstorms Possible in Parts of the Eastern and Central U.S. Today; Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible Too

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the eastern United States, from new England to the Mid-Atlantic, today. Severe thunderstorms are also possible over portions of the Central Plains, mainly Kansas and eastern Colorado. Heavy rain associated with some of the storms in the Plains may cause flash flooding.
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Current conditions at

Newark, Newark International Airport (KEWR)

Lat: 40.68°NLon: 74.17°WElev: 16ft.

Thunderstorm Rain Fog/Mist

75°F

24°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 3:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles E Staten Island NY

Tornado Watch until July 1, 10:00pm
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Tornado Watch
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    Tornado Watch until July 1, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Fri

    Tornado Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 13 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 11 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 13 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 11 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Staten Island NY
 40.59°N 74.1°W (Elev. 66 ft)
3:01 pm EDT Jul 1, 2016
4pm EDT Jul 1, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 8, 2016
 
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