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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 71.43°WElev: 49ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1021.9 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 9:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cranston RI

  • Overnight

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind around 6 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers between 11pm and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Cranston RI
 41.77°N 71.48°W
8:26 pm EDT May 27, 2015
11pm EDT May 27, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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