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Heavy Rain Possible in the Southeast, while Severe Weather Expected in the Great Plains

Slow-moving convection will bring the threat of flash flooding today in the Southeast. Meanwhile, strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across the Great Plains and upper Mississippi River Valley this afternoon and evening. Primary threats will be thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.64°NLon: 73.76°WElev: 10ft.

A Few Clouds

78°F

26°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.4 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 24 May 3:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Jamaica NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 7 to 17 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 7 to 17 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
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Point Forecast:
Jamaica NY
 40.71°N 73.78°W (Elev. 72 ft)
12:33 pm EDT May 24, 2018
4pm EDT May 24, 2018-6pm EDT May 31, 2018
 
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