Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Midwest and Plains

Severe storms and heavy rains are likely in the Upper Midwest and Plains through this evening. A long duration heat wave will build across the West through next week with excessive heat watches/warnings in effect from the Southwest to Northwest. TS Josephine is forecast to pass well north of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands while TS Kyle is forecast to move quickly away from land this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed NE 14 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 15 Aug 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Island Park NY

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely before midnight, then a chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 11 to 13 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers likely before midnight, then a chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Island Park NY
 40.61°N 73.65°W (Elev. 13 ft)
9:30 am EDT Aug 15, 2020
10am EDT Aug 15, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 21, 2020
 
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