Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Severe Thunderstorms for the Midwest, Monsoon in the Southwest, Heat Continues in Southern and Central U.S on Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday in portions of the Midwest. Heavy rain, hail and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures continue in the Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heat Advisories are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albany International Airport (KALB)

Lat: 42.75°NLon: 73.8°WElev: 285ft.

Light Rain

64°F

18°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 4:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rensselaer NY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind around 8 mph.  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: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Rensselaer NY
 42.65°N 73.75°W (Elev. 102 ft)
4:29 am EDT Jul 27, 2017
5am EDT Jul 27, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database