Extreme Fire Weather Threat in Southern California; Chilly Weather for Much of U.S.; Heavy Rain in South Plains

Cold, Canadian air will cause Santa Ana winds to develop across southern California for extreme fire weather threats early this week, and critical Fire Weather threats through mid-week. This cold air is also plunging much of the U.S. below to much below normal temperatures, especially, across the High Plains. Heavy rains continue across the South Plains as moist air rides over this cold front. Read More >

Current conditions at

Caldwell, Essex County Airport (KCDW)

Lat: 40.88°NLon: 74.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fog/Mist

51°F

11°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in (1020.6 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 15 Oct 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Caldwell NJ

  • Today

    Today: Showers, mainly before 1pm.  High near 66. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am.  Low around 45. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 55. West wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, mainly before 1pm. High near 66. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Low around 45. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55. West wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Caldwell NJ
 40.83°N 74.28°W (Elev. 420 ft)
7:23 am EDT Oct 15, 2018
9am EDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 21, 2018
 
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