Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic; Storms in the High Plains; Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will pose a flash flood risk for the Mid-Atlantic. Severe thunderstorms are possible through Friday from the northern and central Plains to the Upper Midwest. Elevated and critical fire weather conditions with isolated dry thunderstorm potential across a large part of the West. Above average temperatures are expected in the Southern Plains and Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York City, Central Park (KNYC)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.97°WElev: 154ft.

88°F

31°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 12 Aug 1:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Manhattan NY

Heat Advisory until August 12, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 12, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 85. Light northeast wind.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind 5 to 7 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 before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 85. Light northeast wind.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 6 to 13 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Manhattan NY
 40.76°N 74°W (Elev. 7 ft)
1:27 pm EDT Aug 12, 2020
2pm EDT Aug 12, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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