Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Syracuse, Syracuse Hancock International Airport (KSYR)

Lat: 43.11°NLon: 76.1°WElev: 420ft.

A Few Clouds

78°F

26°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 20 Aug 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Syracuse NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 5am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 5am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Syracuse NY
 43.04°N 76.16°W (Elev. 400 ft)
11:24 am EDT Aug 20, 2019
12pm EDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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