Excessive Heat for the Central and Eastern U.S.; Severe Weather from the Plain into the Great Lakes

Excessive heat will affect the center and eastern portions of our country today with numerous record highs are expected. The combination of heat and humidity, along and ahead of cold front, will focus showers and thunderstorms. Storms could be severe from the western High Plains, Midwest into the Great Lakes region; Locally heavy rainfall may result in isolated instances of flash flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Belmar-Farmingdale (KBLM)

Lat: 40.18°NLon: 74.13°WElev: 157ft.

Overcast

84°F

29°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 15 Jul 9:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cliffwood Beach NJ

Excessive Heat Watch July 17, 06:00am until July 17, 08:00pm
Excessive Heat Warning July 15, 10:20am until July 17, 06:00am
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Excessive Heat Watch
Excessive Heat Warning
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    Excessive Heat Warning July 15, 10:20am until July 17, 06:00am

    NOW until 6:00am Wed

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Today

    High: 95 °F

    Mostly Sunny
    then Heavy
    Rain

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. 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.

    Low: 75 °F

    Heavy Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    High: 98 °F

    Hot

  • Tuesday Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Low: 77 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    High: 95 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

  • Wednesday Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Low: 74 °F

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    High: 88 °F

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

  • Thursday Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Low: 68 °F

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. 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.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Cliffwood Beach NJ
 40.43°N 74.22°W (Elev. 20 ft)
10:11 am EDT Jul 15, 2024
10am EDT Jul 15, 2024-6pm EDT Jul 21, 2024
 
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