Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

New York City, Central Park (KNYC)

Lat: 40.78°NLon: 73.97°WElev: 154ft.

Overcast with Haze

39°F

4°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 2:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Central Park NY

Winter Storm Watch January 19, 12:00pm until January 20, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 34. Wind chill values between 25 and 30. East wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow before 1am, then freezing rain and sleet between 1am and 4am, then rain and sleet after 4am.  Low around 31. Wind chill values between 20 and 25. East wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, freezing rain, and sleet before 1pm, then a chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow after 4pm.  Temperature falling to around 24 by 5pm. Wind chill values between 10 and 20. North wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 14.

    Cold

    High: 14 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 28.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 34. Wind chill values between 25 and 30. East wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow before 1am, then freezing rain and sleet between 1am and 4am, then rain and sleet after 4am. Low around 31. Wind chill values between 20 and 25. East wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday
Rain, freezing rain, and sleet before 1pm, then a chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow after 4pm. Temperature falling to around 24 by 5pm. Wind chill values between 10 and 20. North wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 14.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
A chance of rain, freezing rain, and sleet before 7am, then a chance of rain and sleet between 7am and 8am, then a chance of rain after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
Central Park NY
 40.78°N 73.97°W (Elev. 82 ft)
3:11 pm EST Jan 18, 2019
3pm EST Jan 18, 2019-6pm EST Jan 25, 2019
 
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