Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding will again be possible from the Southern Plains into the Midwest on Friday. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast into the Memorial Day weekend. Temperatures across much of the East will run above normal where they will hold into Memorial Day. Read More >

Current conditions at

Albany International Airport (KALB)

Lat: 42.75°NLon: 73.8°WElev: 285ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 22 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 8:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rensselaer NY

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog between 2am and 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 75. Light south wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog between 2am and 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 75. Light south wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Rensselaer NY
 42.65°N 73.75°W (Elev. 102 ft)
6:49 am EDT May 24, 2019
8am EDT May 24, 2019-6pm EDT May 30, 2019
 
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