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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 71.43°WElev: 49ft.

Partly Cloudy

50°F

10°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 24 Feb 7:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Providence RI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers after 4am.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind 5 to 7 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers between 3am and 4am.  Low around 36. South wind 9 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers after 4am. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind 5 to 7 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers between 3am and 4am. Low around 36. South wind 9 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
A chance of showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Providence RI
 41.83°N 71.41°W (Elev. 98 ft)
6:07 am EST Feb 24, 2017
8am EST Feb 24, 2017-6pm EST Mar 2, 2017
 
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