Showers and spotty thunderstorms expected for afternoon, evening commute

Kimberly Dole
August 15, 2019 - 8:10 am

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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) --  A weak storm system moving in from the west may turn severe causing showers and spotty thunderstorms Thursday afternoon and evening.

"Humidity levels will stay rather high over the lower part of the mid-Atlantic and will inch back up elsewhere across the region late this week and this weekend," AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Dave Dombek said.

Humidity and clouds with a high of 82 degrees on Thursday.

High of 78 degrees on Friday.

There is the risk of short-term rain showers and thunderstorms each day through this weekend.

Fans heading to baseball games or any outdoor activities may have to wait out a shower or thunderstorm and should have an umbrealla readily available as a precaution.

Humidity levels across the region are likely to be in the moderate range.

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