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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Wednesday across portions of the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys

Strong to severe storms are expected to develop across portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley on Wednesday. A Slight Risk has been highlighted to indicate the area most likely to see supercell activity. Heavy rainfall from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Tennessee Valley could lead to flash flooding. Some areas could see as much as 3 inches of rainfall.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 71.43°WElev: 49ft.

Thunderstorm Rain Fog/Mist

67°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 7:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Providence RI

  • Today

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Providence RI
 41.83°N 71.41°W (Elev. 98 ft)
6:48 am EDT Jul 1, 2015
9am EDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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