Enhanced Risk for Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Midwest; Flash Flooding Possible from the Upper Midwest to Southern Plains and Desert Southwest Through Friday

Portions of the Upper Midwest will see an increased threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening, with a few strong tornadoes possible. The same region remains on alert for additional flash flood concerns. Heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding across the Desert Southwest today, and Southern Plains by Friday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh International Airport (KPIT)

Lat: 40.5°NLon: 80.27°WElev: 1201ft.

Partly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.1 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Pittsburgh International Airport PA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
A chance of rain after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Pittsburgh International Airport PA
 40.5°N 80.27°W (Elev. 1152 ft)
7:30 am EDT Sep 20, 2018
10am EDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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