Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Albany International Airport (KALB)

Lat: 42.75° N Lon: 73.8° W Elev: 285 ft.




Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 4:51 am EDT
Detailed forecast for

Western Schenectady

Showers likely. A chance of thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may be severe with heavy rainfall this afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. East winds around 5 mph, becoming south this afternoon. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall in the evening. Humid with lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Cooler with lows in the mid 50s. West winds 10 to 15 mph, diminishing to around 5 mph after midnight.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Friday Night Through Sunday
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Sunday Night Through Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.

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337 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

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