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Fire Weather Threats out West; Wintry Weather Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic

High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic and Northeast, with heavier snow amounts in lake effect snow bands near the Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Overcast

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.61 in (1002.9 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 14 Dec 12:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Portsmouth RI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of snow, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 33. North wind 6 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 31. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 31 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly between 8pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of light rain after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Light
    Rain

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of snow, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 33. North wind 6 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 31. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly between 8pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
A chance of light rain after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of light rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of light rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Portsmouth RI
 41.61°N 71.25°W (Elev. 98 ft)
9:33 pm EST Dec 13, 2017
1am EST Dec 14, 2017-6pm EST Dec 20, 2017
 
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