Barry Fading Away; Attention Turns To Major Summer Heat Wave

Post-Tropical Barry continues to steadily weaken and will fade away over the next day or two. The decaying system may still produce very heavy rainfall and possible flash flooding from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley. Attention on the weather then shifts from Barry to a major summer heat wave mid to late week into the weekend, across much of the Central and Eastern states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Caldwell, Essex County Airport (KCDW)

Lat: 40.88°NLon: 74.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jul 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairfield NJ

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 74. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 97.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 99.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 99 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 74. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 97.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 99.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfield NJ
 40.88°N 74.3°W (Elev. 167 ft)
4:27 am EDT Jul 16, 2019
6am EDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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