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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Aug 7:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Far Rockaway NY

Heat Advisory August 22, 12:00pm until August 22, 06:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 97. Southwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind around 14 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 97. Southwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind around 14 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Far Rockaway NY
 40.62°N 73.74°W (Elev. 26 ft)
6:24 pm EDT Aug 21, 2017
8pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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