Severe Thunderstorms Possible in Parts of the Eastern and Central U.S. Today; Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible Too

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the eastern United States, from new England to the Mid-Atlantic, today. Severe thunderstorms are also possible over portions of the Central Plains, mainly Kansas and eastern Colorado. Heavy rain associated with some of the storms in the Plains may cause flash flooding.
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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.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed S 16 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 1 Jul 3:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Providence RI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Areas of fog after 1am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Heavy
    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 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 2am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Areas of fog after 1am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Areas of fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 13 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Providence RI
 41.83°N 71.41°W (Elev. 98 ft)
9:40 am EDT Jul 1, 2016
4pm EDT Jul 1, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 8, 2016
 
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