Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New York City, Central Park (KNYC)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.97°WElev: 154ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 28 Jul 11:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

New York NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 88. Heat index values as high as 96. South wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Steady temperature around 78. North wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind 8 to 16 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.

    Chance Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 88. Heat index values as high as 96. South wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Steady temperature around 78. North wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind 8 to 16 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
New York NY
 40.71°N 73.98°W (Elev. 26 ft)
11:34 am EDT Jul 28, 2016
12pm EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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