Dangerous Heat Building in the South; Severe Storms From Plains To MS Valley

Intensifying high pressure is producing dangerous heat and humidity in the south-central U.S. with heat indexes possibly exceeding 110. Triple digit heat will also continue for some western areas. Elsewhere, a front moving through the central U.S. may produce severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in parts of the Plains and MS Valley through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New York City, Central Park (KNYC)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.97°WElev: 154ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in (1021.3 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 20 Jul 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Manhattan NY

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. East wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 68. East wind 15 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 11 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. East wind 8 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 68. East wind 15 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 11 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Manhattan NY
 40.76°N 74°W (Elev. 7 ft)
5:57 am EDT Jul 20, 2018
10am EDT Jul 20, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2018
 
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