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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Overcast

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.53 in (1033.7 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 8:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Jamaica NY

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 36. Wind chill values between 25 and 30. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely before 3am, then rain and snow.  Low around 32. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 9am, then gradually ending.  High near 35. Wind chill values between 20 and 25. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 21. Wind chill values between 10 and 15. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 13 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 36. Wind chill values between 25 and 30. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Snow likely before 3am, then rain and snow. Low around 32. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 9am, then gradually ending. High near 35. Wind chill values between 20 and 25. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 21. Wind chill values between 10 and 15. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 13 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Jamaica NY
 40.69°N 73.81°W (Elev. 30 ft)
7:52 am EST Jan 16, 2018
9am EST Jan 16, 2018-6pm EST Jan 22, 2018
 
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