Severe Thunderstorm and Heavy Rain Threat Along the East Coast

Severe thunderstorms capable of widespread damaging winds and a few tornadoes will shift across the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast states today and tonight. Heavy rainfall and a risk of flash flooding is also present as tropical moisture streams north along the East Coast. The highest threat exists from the Carolinas into New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Caldwell, Essex County Airport (KCDW)

Lat: 40.88°NLon: 74.28°WElev: 171ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SW 13 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1007.9 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 19 Apr 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Orange NJ

Flash Flood Watch April 20, 02:00am until April 20, 02:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 63. South wind 13 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  High near 65. South wind 13 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 63. South wind 13 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. High near 65. South wind 13 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
West Orange NJ
 40.79°N 74.26°W (Elev. 548 ft)
12:16 pm EDT Apr 19, 2019
2pm EDT Apr 19, 2019-6pm EDT Apr 25, 2019
 
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