Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County Airport (KPOU)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 73.88°WElev: 164ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Poughkeepsie NY

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Poughkeepsie NY
 41.7°N 73.93°W (Elev. 121 ft)
6:55 am EDT Aug 21, 2019
7am EDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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