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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Mostly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index100°F (38°C)
Last update 20 Jul 11:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Ridgewood NY

Heat Advisory until July 20, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 20, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Thu

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 90. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind 7 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 5am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 90. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind 7 to 14 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 5am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 7 to 13 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Ridgewood NY
 40.65°N 73.88°W (Elev. 23 ft)
9:47 am EDT Jul 20, 2017
12pm EDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2017
 
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