Heavy Rain and Possible Flash Flooding in the Northeast and Northern Mid-Atlantic

A strong cold front will push through the Eastern U.S. today with strong thunderstorms, heavy rain and possible flooding. The main zone for these hazards will be from portions of the Mid-Atlantic into parts of the Northeast, as a tremendous amount of moisture interacts with the cold front. This includes a portion of the I-95 corridor from Baltimore to Philadelphia and New York City. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York City, Central Park (KNYC)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.97°WElev: 154ft.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 23 Sep 5:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

New York NY

Flash Flood Watch until September 24, 08:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until September 24, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Fri

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 64. Breezy, with a southeast wind 17 to 22 mph becoming west 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy
    then Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers between 9pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 8 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Periods of rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 64. Breezy, with a southeast wind 17 to 22 mph becoming west 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers between 9pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 8 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
New York NY
 40.71°N 74.01°W (Elev. 7 ft)
3:31 pm EDT Sep 23, 2021
6pm EDT Sep 23, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 30, 2021
 
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