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Heavy Rain and a Few Severe Thunderstorms Across Nation's Mid-Section Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple rounds of thunderstorms across parts of the Missouri River Valley into the Mid-Mississippi and the Tennessee River Valleys through Wednesday night. Local flooding from the heavy rains can be expected in some areas, so Flash Flood Watches are in effect. In addition, some of the stronger storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes.
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Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.4 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 1 Jul 2:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Jamaica NY

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 21 mph becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, then becoming mostly clear toward daybreak, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 8 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind 3 to 7 mph.
Independence Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
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Point Forecast:
Jamaica NY
 40.69°N 73.78°W (Elev. 23 ft)
2:10 pm EDT Jul 1, 2015
4pm EDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 8, 2015
 
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