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Severe Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Expected From Ohio Valley To Interior Northeast

Scattered to numerous severe thunderstorms are expected from the Ohio Valley to western New England this afternoon and evening ahead of a strong cold front. Widespread damaging winds and a few tornadoes are possible, mainly over parts of New York into Pennsylvania. In addition, these storms may contain heavy rainfall that could lead to flash flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 20 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.6 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 22 Aug 8:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Jamaica NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1am and 4am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind around 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 81. North wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1am and 4am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind around 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81. North wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Jamaica NY
 40.69°N 73.78°W (Elev. 23 ft)
9:28 pm EDT Aug 22, 2017
9pm EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 29, 2017
 
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