Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newark, Newark International Airport (KEWR)

Lat: 40.68°NLon: 74.17°WElev: 16ft.

Mostly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 24 Jul 7:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newark NJ

Heat Advisory July 25, 12:00pm until July 25, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Widespread haze after 10am. Mostly cloudy and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 103. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 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.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 96 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Widespread haze after 10am. Mostly cloudy and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 103. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 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.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Newark NJ
 40.73°N 74.18°W (Elev. 121 ft)
6:15 pm EDT Jul 24, 2016
8pm EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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