Scattered Thunderstorms Across the Eastern U.S. Today; Risk for Some Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding

A cold front moving through the eastern U.S. will bring thunderstorms and heavy rainfall to that part of the country today, with localized flash flooding possible from the Northeast to the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are possible across the Northeast and northern Mid-Atlantic. Out west, windy, dry conditions are keeping fire weather threats elevated. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New York City, Central Park (KNYC)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.97°WElev: 154ft.

Fog/Mist

23°C

74°F

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 km/h
Barometer 1016.4 mb (30.04 in)
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 10 km
Last update 26 Sep 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Central Park NY

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 14 to 21 km/h becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21. North wind 11 to 14 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 16 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. East wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 14 to 21 km/h becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. North wind 11 to 14 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. East wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Central Park NY
 40.78°N 73.97°W (Elev. 25 m)
7:56 am EDT Sep 26, 2018
10am EDT Sep 26, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2018
 
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