Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh International Airport (KPIT)

Lat: 40.5°NLon: 80.27°WElev: 1201ft.

Partly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Pittsburgh International Airport PA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  High near 78. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. High near 78. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Pittsburgh International Airport PA
 40.52°N 80.2°W (Elev. 984 ft)
8:09 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
10am EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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