Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building from the Plains to the East Coast

A strengthening ridge of high pressure will produce much above average temperatures from the Plains to the East Coast, a true summer heat wave. Highs in the 90s and triple digits combined w/ humidity and dewpoints surging into the upper 70s, if not low 80s, will create heat indices as high as 110 to 115 through this weekend. Air quality will likely be poor due to haze and little air circulation. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County Airport (KPOU)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 73.88°WElev: 164ft.

Overcast

23°C

74°F

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed N 6 km/h
Barometer 1012.4 mb (29.91 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (71°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 18 Jul 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Elka Park NY

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 21. Northeast wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 21 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers between noon and 2pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Light southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Light northwest wind becoming west 11 to 16 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 21. Northeast wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Friday
Isolated showers between noon and 2pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Light southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Light northwest wind becoming west 11 to 16 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Elka Park NY
 42.12°N 74.1°W (Elev. 832 m)
6:29 am EDT Jul 18, 2019
7am EDT Jul 18, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 24, 2019
 
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