Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County Airport (KPOU)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 73.88°WElev: 164ft.

Partly Cloudy

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.30 in (1025.8 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 5:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Kent CT

Winter Storm Watch January 19, 04:00pm until January 20, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 21. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of snow showers between 10am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow before 1am, then snow and sleet between 1am and 4am, then freezing rain and sleet after 4am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 20. East wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Freezing rain and sleet before 1pm, then snow likely.  High near 28. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 28 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: -2 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 6.

    Cold

    High: 6 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 0.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 0 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow, mainly after 10pm. Low around 21. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of snow showers between 10am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow before 1am, then snow and sleet between 1am and 4am, then freezing rain and sleet after 4am. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 20. East wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Freezing rain and sleet before 1pm, then snow likely. High near 28. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 6.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 0.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Kent CT
 41.72°N 73.51°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
3:32 pm EST Jan 17, 2019
6pm EST Jan 17, 2019-6pm EST Jan 24, 2019
 
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