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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Block Island State Airport (KBID)

Lat: 41.17°NLon: 71.58°WElev: 102ft.

Fog/Mist

73°F

23°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SW 16 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1008.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 19 Aug 1:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Block Island RI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog. Low around 72. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 16 to 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 67. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog. Low around 72. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 16 to 18 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 8 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 67. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Block Island RI
 41.17°N 71.59°W (Elev. 92 ft)
10:03 pm EDT Aug 18, 2017
2am EDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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