Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 26 May 10:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Jamaica NY

  • Today

    Today: Sunny early, then becoming partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny early, then becoming partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 13 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Jamaica NY
 40.69°N 73.78°W (Elev. 23 ft)
9:27 am EDT May 26, 2016
11am EDT May 26, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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