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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Partly Cloudy and Windy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed S 26 G 37 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 3:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Jamaica NY

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11pm and 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 9 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Jamaica NY
 40.69°N 73.78°W
3:41 pm EDT May 27, 2015
5pm EDT May 27, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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