Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to bring summer heat and humidity to several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are forecast for the Northeast and northern Mid-Atlantic today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Albany International Airport (KALB)

Lat: 42.75°NLon: 73.8°WElev: 285ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 21 Aug 1:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Albany NY

Severe T-storm Watch until August 21, 09:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until August 21, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Wed

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers between 9am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light west wind becoming northwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Isolated showers between 9am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light west wind becoming northwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Albany NY
 42.66°N 73.81°W (Elev. 197 ft)
2:04 pm EDT Aug 21, 2019
2pm EDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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