Severe Storms in the Plains; Heavy Rain Potential in the Plains and Southeast

An approaching cold front will produce severe storms, including a few possible tornadoes and flash flooding across the Plains today. A stationary front along the Southeast coast and Florida continues the threat for heavy rainfall and widespread potential for flooding. The heat continues across much of the Southwest, and is building across the Southern Plains once again. Read More >

Current conditions at

Harrisburg, Capital City Airport (KCXY)

Lat: 40.22°NLon: 76.86°WElev: 335ft.

Overcast with Haze

78°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 17 Aug 8:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles N Plainfield PA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of thunderstorms, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Thunderstorms likely before 8am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of thunderstorms, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Thunderstorms likely before 8am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles N Plainfield PA
 40.29°N 77.42°W (Elev. 1296 ft)
8:54 am EDT Aug 17, 2019
9am EDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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