Severe Weather Shifts to the East; Record Warm Temperatures in the South

Scattered severe storms may produce damaging winds, hail, a few tornadoes, and isolated flash flooding from central New York/western New England southward into the Carolinas on Monday. An expansive early season heat wave will persist through the week bringing record-breaking temperatures across the Southwest through the Southern Plains through the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Somerville, Somerset Airport (KSMQ)

Lat: 40.62°NLon: 74.67°WElev: 105ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.71 in (1006.0 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 16 May 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

South Plainfield NJ

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
South Plainfield NJ
 40.58°N 74.42°W (Elev. 89 ft)
7:11 am EDT May 16, 2022
9am EDT May 16, 2022-6pm EDT May 22, 2022
 
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