Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Albany International Airport (KALB)

Lat: 42.75°NLon: 73.8°WElev: 285ft.

Partly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.1 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 2:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rensselaer NY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light northeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Light southeast wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 68. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light northeast wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Light southeast wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 68. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Rensselaer NY
 42.65°N 73.75°W (Elev. 102 ft)
1:12 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
3am EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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