Significant Storm Bringing Widespread Winter Weather and Heavy Rainfall Across the Eastern Half of the Country

A storm system moving into the Eastern parts of the country is bringing heavy snow across the Great Lakes and into the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast today. There is also the potential for significant ice accumulations across the northern Mid-Atlantic. To the south, heavy rainfall is producing flash flooding, and river flooding, from the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys to the Deep South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Caldwell, Essex County Airport (KCDW)

Lat: 40.88°NLon: 74.28°WElev: 171ft.

Snow Freezing Fog

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.45 in (1031.8 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 20 Feb 2:49 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Riverdale NJ

Winter Weather Advisory until February 21, 01:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 21, 01:00am

    NOW until
    1:00am Thu

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow.  High near 31. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow and sleet before 11pm, then freezing rain between 11pm and midnight, then rain after midnight.  Low around 31. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Rain

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. High near 31. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow and sleet before 11pm, then freezing rain between 11pm and midnight, then rain after midnight. Low around 31. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
A chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Rain. High near 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Riverdale NJ
 40.99°N 74.31°W (Elev. 236 ft)
12:39 pm EST Feb 20, 2019
2pm EST Feb 20, 2019-6pm EST Feb 26, 2019
 
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