Heavy Rain and Possible Flash Flooding in the Northeast and Northern Mid-Atlantic

A strong cold front will push through the Eastern U.S. today with strong thunderstorms, heavy rain and possible flooding. The main zone for these hazards will be from portions of the Mid-Atlantic into parts of the Northeast, as a tremendous amount of moisture interacts with the cold front. This includes a portion of the I-95 corridor from Baltimore to Philadelphia and New York City. Read More >

Current conditions at

Philadelphia, Northeast Philadelphia Airport (KPNE)

Lat: 40.08°NLon: 75.01°WElev: 118ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 17 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 23 Sep 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Bensalem PA

Flash Flood Watch until September 24, 02:00am
Coastal Flood Advisory September 23, 02:00pm until September 23, 07:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Coastal Flood Advisory
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    Flash Flood Watch until September 24, 02:00am

    NOW until
    2:00am Fri

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  High near 80. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly before 7am.  Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. High near 80. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers, mainly before 7am. Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Bensalem PA
 40.12°N 74.98°W (Elev. 115 ft)
10:41 am EDT Sep 23, 2021
12pm EDT Sep 23, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 29, 2021
 
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