Dangerous Heat Wave from the Midwest to East Coast

A large ridge of high pressure extending from the Central to Eastern U.S. will deliver a dangerous summer heat wave through the weekend. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories already cover the Eastern two-thirds of the country. A number of record highs and overnight warm minimum temperatures are likely. Heat indices will surge past 100 degrees and approach the 110s. Heat Safety! Read More >

Current conditions at

New York City, Central Park (KNYC)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.97°WElev: 154ft.

Overcast

75°F

24°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Jul 7:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Fort Lee NJ

Excessive Heat Warning July 19, 12:00pm until July 21, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 81 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 112. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 83. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 83 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 102. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 102 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 112. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 83. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 102. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Fort Lee NJ
 40.86°N 73.92°W (Elev. 33 ft)
7:10 am EDT Jul 19, 2019
8am EDT Jul 19, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 25, 2019
 
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Additional Resources

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