Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Current conditions at

Philadelphia, Northeast Philadelphia Airport (KPNE)

Lat: 40.08°NLon: 75.01°WElev: 118ft.

A Few Clouds

80°F

27°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 18 Aug 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Bensalem PA

Heat Advisory August 19, 10:00am until August 20, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Bensalem PA
 40.12°N 74.98°W (Elev. 115 ft)
6:41 am EDT Aug 18, 2019
9am EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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