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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 71.43°WElev: 49ft.

A Few Clouds

76°F

24°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Aug 7:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Warwick RI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 11pm, then patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 11pm, then patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
West Warwick RI
 41.69°N 71.53°W (Elev. 187 ft)
6:56 pm EDT Aug 21, 2017
8pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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