Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into the Mid-Atlantic; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy rainfall will continue through midweek from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to critical fire weather threat continues across the Central Great Basin and the Central Rockies; and there is an elevated fire risk from southwestern Oregon to northern California. Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Somerville, Somerset Airport (KSMQ)

Lat: 40.62°NLon: 74.67°WElev: 105ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.28 in (1025.1 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 10:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chester NJSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Light northeast wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66. East wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain, mainly after 2am.  Low around 58. East wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 8am.  High near 71. East wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Light northeast wind.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. East wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Rain, mainly after 2am. Low around 58. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 8am. High near 71. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Chester NJSimilar City Names
 40.79°N 74.7°W (Elev. 748 ft)
9:38 pm EDT Sep 23, 2018
11pm EDT Sep 23, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 30, 2018
 
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