Your wake up forecast for August 22

Good morning! Here is a look at your wake up forecast this morning:

: 60°s for most of our area early this morning. Expect the coolest temperatures across the deeper countryside of Madison, Chenango, Cortland, Oneida, Tompkins, Lewis and Herkimer counties where temperatures are between 60-65°.

Wind chills
: None

Sky condition & precipitation
: Skies are variably cloudy. Areas of fog have formed across many areas. Visibilities are very variable. Areas of dense fog will be possible in spots. I cannot rule out an isolated pop up shower at any time today. To see any precipitation, go to these links: Interactive Doppler Radar and Triple Doppler Radar. Otherwise, expect a mixture of clouds and some sunshine as fog lifts. There should be some dry periods today. Temperatures rise into the lower 70°s.

Any notable driving condition issues
?: Watch for areas of fog this morning. Some of the fog may be locally dense in fog prone areas.

Special concerns
: Any developing thunderstorm may become locally heavy. Slow down in any heavier rain.

Afternoon plans
: While there will be some dry periods with a mixture of clouds and sunshine, daytime heating will give our area an opportunity for some slow moving scattered showers and thundershowers during the afternoon and evening. Watch where they form on Triple Doppler Radar and Interactive Doppler Radar. Highs should be in the upper 70s to near 80. It will be humid through the afternoon. Winds will become E increasing to 5-15 MPH. Sunset is 7:56 PM.

You can stay up to date with any severe weather with these links:
-- Interactive Doppler Radar
-- Triple Doppler Radar

-- Lightning Strikes
-- Watches/Warnings: (Make sure to hit the 'F5' key to refresh the page.)
-- Follow CNY Central Meteorologists on Twitter

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