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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York, La Guardia Airport (KLGA)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.88°WElev: 20ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 20 Jul 7:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Astoria NY

Heat Advisory until July 20, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
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    Heat Advisory until July 20, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Thu

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 5am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 5am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Astoria NY
 40.81°N 73.9°W (Elev. 39 ft)
6:53 am EDT Jul 20, 2017
8am EDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2017
 
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