Flooding Lingers Across the Northeast; Fire Weather Concerns Continue Out West

Although the heaviest rainfall has ended, significant flooding continues across parts of New York and Pennsylvania. Heavy rainfall may also lead to localized flash flooding across Central parts of the country. Across the west, dry thunderstorms with locally strong winds could lead to dust storms or new fire starts this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Philadelphia, Philadelphia International Airport (KPHL)

Lat: 39.87°NLon: 75.23°WElev: 7ft.

Partly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Aug 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chester PASimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. West wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. 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: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. West wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Chester PASimilar City Names
 39.85°N 75.38°W (Elev. 30 ft)
6:35 am EDT Aug 15, 2018
8am EDT Aug 15, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 21, 2018
 
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