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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pittsburgh - Allegheny County Airport (KAGC)

Lat: 40.36°NLon: 79.92°WElev: 1237ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 22 Aug 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Pittsburgh PA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 87. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds.  Low around 63. West wind 7 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 87. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds. Low around 63. West wind 7 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 3 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Pittsburgh PA
 40.43°N 79.98°W (Elev. 814 ft)
10:32 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
11am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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