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Significant winter storm to bring heavy snow and ice from the Plains to the upper Midwest, Great Lakes and New England

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy snow, ice, and strong winds from the Plains to the upper Midwest, and western Great Lakes through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are expected. Wintry precipitation will expand into portions of New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement pattern will also persist from northern California to the Pacific Northwest into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 71.43°WElev: 49ft.

Fog/Mist

39°F

4°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1023.8 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 22 Jan 3:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Providence RI

Wind Advisory January 23, 11:00am until January 23, 07:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Areas of drizzle with a chance of showers.  Areas of fog before 5pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 38. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Drizzle or freezing rain likely before 8pm, then rain showers likely between 8pm and 9pm, then areas of drizzle after 9pm.  Areas of dense fog after 8pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely
    and Areas
    Dense Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Areas of dense fog. High near 58. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas
    Dense Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 35. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 16.

    Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 33.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Areas of drizzle with a chance of showers. Areas of fog before 5pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 38. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Drizzle or freezing rain likely before 8pm, then rain showers likely between 8pm and 9pm, then areas of drizzle after 9pm. Areas of dense fog after 8pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Areas of dense fog. High near 58. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 35. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 16.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Providence RI
 41.81°N 71.41°W (Elev. 20 ft)
3:07 pm EST Jan 22, 2018
4pm EST Jan 22, 2018-6pm EST Jan 29, 2018
 
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