clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Jets vs Raiders Game Day Forecast

Oakland Raiders’ Michael Crabtree (15) reaches to grab a touchdown pass in front of New York Jets’ Buster Skrine (41) in the first quarter of their NFL game at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, Calif. on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Are Photo by MediaNews Group/Bay Area News via Getty Images

The New York Jets are home in the cozy confines of MetLife Stadium today to take on the Oakland Raiders in East Rutherford, N.J. The game starts at 1:00 pm EST. The weather in East Rutherford will be wet, cool and windy - miserable conditions for a football game. Skies will be cloudy throughout the game. It will be breezy with winds at 15 to 20 mph out of the northwest, with higher gusts possible at times. Temperatures will be cool, in the mid 40s throughout the game. Humidity will be high at 90% to start the game, decreasing to around 75% by game’s end. Rain is likely, with a 70% chance of showers to start the game, diminishing to 10% by game’s end as skies start to clear. All in all the weather in East Rutherford will be a bit miserable for fans and players alike, and the passing game may suffer from the conditions.

For fans viewing the game at home, temperatures will be around 70, with no wind, comfortable humidity and a near zero percent chance of showers.