Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York City, Central Park (KNYC)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.97°WElev: 154ft.

Fog/Mist

77°F

25°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Aug 6:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

New York NY

Heat Advisory until August 22, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 22, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Thu

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 95. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 95. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
New York NY
 40.71°N 73.98°W (Elev. 26 ft)
3:52 am EDT Aug 21, 2019
7am EDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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