Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Albany International Airport (KALB)

Lat: 42.75°NLon: 73.8°WElev: 285ft.

Partly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Scotia NY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. East wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 6 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 67. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. East wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 6 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 67. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Scotia NY
 42.81°N 74.02°W (Elev. 499 ft)
10:19 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
10am EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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