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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.

Patches Fog

67°F

19°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 7:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Providence RI

  • Today

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then isolated showers between 10pm and 11pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Providence RI
 41.83°N 71.41°W
6:56 am EDT May 28, 2015
9am EDT May 28, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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