Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Current conditions at

Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County Airport (KPOU)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 73.88°WElev: 164ft.

A Few Clouds

67°F

19°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 2:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Poughkeepsie NY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 99. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 99. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Poughkeepsie NY
 41.7°N 73.93°W (Elev. 121 ft)
1:28 am EDT Aug 18, 2019
3am EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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