Juicy Pacific Storms; Cold and Wintry Weather Pattern in the Upper Midwest

Very wet storms will impact California and some surrounding states over the next several days. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding, and mud and debris flows on burn scars. Heavy snow will impact the western mountains, with blizzards in the California mountains. Meanwhile, a series of storms will bring snow, freezing rain, and bitter cold, especially, later this weekend, to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Somerville, Somerset Airport (KSMQ)

Lat: 40.62°NLon: 74.67°WElev: 105ft.

Fair

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 4:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

South Plainfield NJ

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 28. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a slight chance of rain between 10am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 1am.  Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain before 1pm, then snow.  High near 45. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Thursday Night
Snow, mainly after 10pm. Low around 28. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a slight chance of rain between 10am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
A chance of snow after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 1am. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Rain before 1pm, then snow. High near 45. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Blustery.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
South Plainfield NJ
 40.56°N 74.42°W (Elev. 95 ft)
3:38 am EST Jan 16, 2019
5am EST Jan 16, 2019-6pm EST Jan 22, 2019
 
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