Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 6 Dec 3:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Jamaica NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of light rain, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. East wind around 9 mph.

    Chance Light
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 43. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of drizzle or light rain, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Light
    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of sprinkles after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Light west wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    Sprinkles

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of light rain, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 47. East wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 43. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of drizzle or light rain, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of sprinkles after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Light west wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Jamaica NY
 40.69°N 73.78°W (Elev. 23 ft)
9:28 am EST Dec 6, 2016
4pm EST Dec 6, 2016-6pm EST Dec 13, 2016
 
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