Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains

Gusty winds, very dry conditions, and areas of dry thunderstorms are producing Critical fire weather threats across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Northern High Plains. Severe storms in the High Plains are primarily expected to contain damaging winds and large hail. Near record heat in the South and Central High Plains and the Northeast. Heat builds into the Southwest this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York, La Guardia Airport (KLGA)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.88°WElev: 20ft.

Partly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 11 Aug 5:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Forest Hills NY

Heat Advisory until August 12, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 12, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 6 to 14 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 95. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 6 to 14 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 95. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Forest Hills NY
 40.72°N 73.84°W (Elev. 102 ft)
5:07 pm EDT Aug 11, 2020
6pm EDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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