NYC: Cool Nights, Low Humidity the Rest of This Week

By , Expert Senior Meteorologist
September 05, 2013; 4:41 AM
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A push of cooler, less humid air is settling over New York City and the Northeast for the balance of the week.

Several days of bright sunshine are in store.

The push of Canadian air will end the daily risk of showers and thunderstorms experienced during the holiday weekend.

Many people will be able to turn off the fans and air conditioners with temperatures dropping down into the upper 50s and lower 60s at night around the city.

Many suburbs will have nighttime temperatures dipping to 50 degrees.

Each day Wednesday through Friday will bring bright sunshine and a cool breeze with highs generally in the middle 70s to near 80 degrees.

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The only potential weather related travel problem would be patchy early morning fog for long-distance commuters over the interior river valleys of New England and the mid-Atlantic. Some highways that could be impacted include the Thruway, I-78, I-80 and I-84.

For those hitting the New Jersey and Long Island beaches this week, the afternoons will still be warm enough to swim and sun, but bring a sweatshirt or jacket for the evenings and mornings.

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