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

Caldwell, Essex County Airport (KCDW)

Lat: 40.88°NLon: 74.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fog/Mist

23°C

73°F

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1013.5 mb (29.92 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (71°F)
Visibility 10 km
Last update 19 Jul 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Paterson NJ

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

    Today: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 41. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 9 to 14 km/h in the morning.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 34 °C

  • 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 26. West wind around 11 km/h.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 26 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Heat index values as high as 43. West wind 8 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 38. West wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 38 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 41. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 9 to 14 km/h in the morning.
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 26. West wind around 11 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Heat index values as high as 43. West wind 8 to 14 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 38. West wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
West Paterson NJ
 40.89°N 74.18°W (Elev. 89 m)
2:55 am EDT Jul 19, 2019
6am EDT Jul 19, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 25, 2019
 
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