NOAA Northeast Regional Climate Center, Cornell University
Last week temperatures were near normal to 4 degrees below normal. Precipitation has ranged from a trace to 3 inches. Base 50 growing degree-days ranged from 50 to 130.
High pressure brings sunny but cooler weather today, followed by a cold front bringing some scattered showers of Friday.
Today will be sunny & cooler with temperatures in the 70s. Slight possibility for a shower in the northern areas. Overnight lows will be in the 50s.
Friday temperatures will be in the mid 70s to low 80s with a cold front bringing scattered showers & possibly some storms in central and eastern NY. Overnight temperatures will be in the 40s and 50s.
Saturday will be a dry day with temperatures in the upper 60s to 70s. Overnight temperatures will be in the 50s.
Sunday highs will be in the mid 60s to low 70s with rain likely. Overnight temperatures will be in the 50s.
Monday temperatures will be in the upper 60s to 70s with some lingering showers. Overnight temperatures will be in the 50s.
Tuesday highs will be in the low 80s with clearing conditions. Overnight temperatures will be in the mid 50s to mid 60s.
Wednesday highs will be in the low to mid 80s. Overnight temperatures will be in the mid 50s to mid 60s.
Will keep an eye on Hurricane Dorian…
The seven-day precipitation amounts will range from a tenth of an inch to one and a half inches.
The 8-14 day outlook (September 5-11) favors below-normal temperatures for the state. The outlook slightly favors below-normal precipitation for southeast NY and near-normal precipitation for the rest of the state.
Maps of 8-14 day outlooks:
National Weather Service watch/warnings map:
US Drought Monitor:
Drought Impact Reporter:
CLIMOD2 (NRCC data interface):