Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West

Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New York City, Central Park (KNYC)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.97°WElev: 154ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.6 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 18 Aug 5:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Central Park NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 71. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 68. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 71. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Central Park NY
 40.78°N 73.97°W (Elev. 82 ft)
3:27 pm EDT Aug 18, 2018
6pm EDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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