Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building from the Plains to the East Coast

Strengthening high pressure will bring much above normal high and low temperatures. Widespread highs in the 90s to 100 combined with dewpoints surging into the mid and upper 70s will create heat indices as high as 110 through this weekend. In addition, overnight temperatures in the 70s to low 80s will reduce the ability of the body to recover from daytime heating. Read More >

Current conditions at

Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County Airport (KPOU)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 73.88°WElev: 164ft.

A Few Clouds

82°F

28°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 17 Jul 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Poughkeepsie NY

Flash Flood Watch until July 17, 11:00pm
Severe T-storm Watch until July 17, 10:00pm
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    Flash Flood Watch until July 17, 11:00pm
    Severe T-storm Watch until July 17, 10:00pm

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    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.

    Hot

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Poughkeepsie NY
 41.7°N 73.93°W (Elev. 121 ft)
6:14 pm EDT Jul 17, 2019
6pm EDT Jul 17, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 24, 2019
 
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