Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over The Northeast Friday

Showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop over portions of the northeast U.S on Friday. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe with damaging winds and large hail the main threats.
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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

70°F

21°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 3:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Jamaica NY

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Light south wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light northwest.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Light south wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light northwest.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Independence Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Jamaica NY
 40.69°N 73.78°W (Elev. 23 ft)
3:12 am EDT Jul 1, 2016
4am EDT Jul 1, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 7, 2016
 
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