Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Mostly Cloudy

36°F

2°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.1 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 10:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Island Park NY

Winter Storm Watch January 19, 12:00pm until January 20, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Wind chill values between 20 and 30. North wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow before 10pm, then rain and snow between 10pm and 1am, then rain after 1am.  Temperature rising to around 38 by 4am. Wind chill values between 20 and 30. East wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain before 1pm, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet likely between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm.  Temperature falling to around 27 by 5pm. Southeast wind 14 to 18 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Wintry Mix

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Blustery.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 18. Blustery.

    Cold and
    Blustery

    High: 18 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Wind chill values between 20 and 30. North wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow before 10pm, then rain and snow between 10pm and 1am, then rain after 1am. Temperature rising to around 38 by 4am. Wind chill values between 20 and 30. East wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Rain before 1pm, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet likely between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm. Temperature falling to around 27 by 5pm. Southeast wind 14 to 18 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Blustery.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 18. Blustery.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Island Park NY
 40.61°N 73.65°W (Elev. 13 ft)
9:16 am EST Jan 18, 2019
11am EST Jan 18, 2019-6pm EST Jan 24, 2019
 
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