Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Plains and the Middle Atlantic with heavy rain potential in the south. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Partly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 27 Jul 2:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Ridgewood NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 96. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. East wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 96. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. East wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Wednesday
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Ridgewood NY
 40.66°N 73.91°W (Elev. 13 ft)
12:27 pm EDT Jul 27, 2016
3pm EDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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