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

Pittsburgh - Allegheny County Airport (KAGC)

Lat: 40.36°NLon: 79.92°WElev: 1237ft.

Mostly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 11 Aug 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

New Kensington PA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind.

    Hot

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light northeast wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light northeast wind.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind.
Friday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
New Kensington PA
 40.57°N 79.76°W (Elev. 860 ft)
5:09 pm EDT Aug 11, 2020
5pm EDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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