Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Could Hit Central New York This Afternoon
Here's what the weather outlook currently says:
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS CENTRAL NEW YORK AND NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR A FEW STORMS TO BECOME STRONG TO SEVERE. THE MAIN THREAT WILL BE HIGH WINDS AND HEAVY RAINFALL. LOCALIZED FLOODING MAY BECOME A CONCERN TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY IN THE WESTERN CATSKILLS AND THE POCONOS."
According to Syracuse.com, most of Central New York is likely to get some rain, although it won't be much. We could be looking at a tenth to a quarter of an inch for the region, although there could be higher amounts in possible thunderstorms.
Our forecast as of 4:30AM is the following: A slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Click here for a 5 Day Weather Forecast.