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Severe Thunderstorms Returning to The Plains; Chance of Severe Storms in Mid-Atlantic too

A new Pacific storm moving into the Plains will spark a new round of severe thunderstorms in the Plains with potential for damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes Tuesday. Heavy rains may produce flash floods, especially from north-central Texas into Kansas. In the Mid-Atlantic, there will be a chance of severe thunderstorms. Strong winds in the Southwest are keeping fire danger high. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York City, Central Park (KNYC)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.97°WElev: 154ft.

Fog/Mist

44°F

7°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 28 Mar 10:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Long Island City NY

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 54. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then scattered showers. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 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
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 57. North wind 11 to 14 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. North wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 52. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 54. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then scattered showers. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 57. North wind 11 to 14 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. North wind 10 to 13 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 52. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 41.
Friday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Long Island City NY
 40.77°N 73.94°W (Elev. 16 ft)
11:06 am EDT Mar 28, 2017
11am EDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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