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 >

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Mostly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 24 Jul 3:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Rockaway Park NY

Heat Advisory July 25, 12:00pm until July 25, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Widespread haze after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Widespread haze after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Rockaway Park NY
 40.59°N 73.89°W (Elev. 13 ft)
3:02 pm EDT Jul 24, 2016
4pm EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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