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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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Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 11:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Jamaica NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 20 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 8 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 7 mph becoming north after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Jamaica NY
 40.69°N 73.78°W
7:15 am EDT May 27, 2015
1pm EDT May 27, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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