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

New York City, Central Park (KNYC)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.97°WElev: 154ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 24 Jul 10:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Manhattan NY

Excessive Heat Watch July 25, 11:00am until July 25, 06:00pm
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Excessive Heat Watch
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 94. North wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Widespread haze after 9am. Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 97 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 94. North wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tonight
Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Widespread haze after 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 7 to 13 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Manhattan NY
 40.76°N 74°W (Elev. 7 ft)
9:40 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
10am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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