Extreme Fire Weather Threat for Southern California; Heavy Rain for Texas

Extremely critical fire weather threats are in effect for southern California. Unseasonably warm temperatures, very dry fuels and low humidity are contributing to the threats, but the main concern is very strong Santa Ana winds. These winds bring the potential for rapid fire growth and extreme fire behavior. In Texas, steady heavy to excessive rain will keep a flood threat intact through Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mount Pocono, Pocono Mountains Municipal Airport (KMPO)

Lat: 41.14°NLon: 75.38°WElev: 1886ft.

Fog

54°F

12°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 15 Oct 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Effort PA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 16 to 21 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 53. West wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 53. West wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Effort PA
 40.98°N 75.4°W (Elev. 984 ft)
12:39 pm EDT Oct 15, 2018
1pm EDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 21, 2018
 
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