Flooding Lingers Across the Northeast; Fire Weather Concerns Continue Out West

Although the heaviest rainfall has ended, significant flooding continues across parts of New York and Pennsylvania. Heavy rainfall may also lead to localized flash flooding across Central parts of the country. Across the west, dry thunderstorms with locally strong winds could lead to dust storms or new fire starts this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County Airport (KPOU)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 73.88°WElev: 164ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 14 Aug 6:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Poughkeepsie NY

Flash Flood Watch until August 15, 12:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until August 15, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 95. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 95. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Poughkeepsie NY
 41.7°N 73.93°W (Elev. 121 ft)
6:26 pm EDT Aug 14, 2018
7pm EDT Aug 14, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 21, 2018
 
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