Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Through Midweek

A slow moving low pressure system will bring rounds of showers and thunderstorms from the Middle Atlantic to the Southeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the storms could be severe especially over the Southeast. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas.
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Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 71.43°WElev: 49ft.

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 3 May 4:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cranston RI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 4pm, then rain, mainly after 4pm.  High near 55. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms between 1am and 2am, then areas of drizzle after 2am.  Patchy fog after 2am. Low around 46. North wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of drizzle with a chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northeast wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 10am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 4pm, then rain, mainly after 4pm. High near 55. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms between 1am and 2am, then areas of drizzle after 2am. Patchy fog after 2am. Low around 46. North wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Areas of drizzle with a chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 10am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Cranston RI
 41.77°N 71.48°W (Elev. 98 ft)
3:37 pm EDT May 3, 2016
5pm EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 10, 2016
 
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