Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County Airport (KPOU)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 73.88°WElev: 164ft.

Fair

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.41 in (1029.6 mb)
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 7:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Poughkeepsie NY

Winter Storm Watch January 19, 04:00pm until January 20, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after midnight.  Low around 22. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely before 10am, then a chance of snow showers between 10am and 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow before 4am, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Snow then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 7am, then freezing rain and sleet between 7am and 1pm, then snow and sleet after 1pm.  High near 29. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 3 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tonight
Snow, mainly after midnight. Low around 22. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday
Snow likely before 10am, then a chance of snow showers between 10am and 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Snow before 4am, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 7am, then freezing rain and sleet between 7am and 1pm, then snow and sleet after 1pm. High near 29. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 0.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Poughkeepsie NY
 41.7°N 73.93°W (Elev. 121 ft)
6:28 am EST Jan 17, 2019
8am EST Jan 17, 2019-6pm EST Jan 23, 2019
 
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