Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 24 Jul 9:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newport RI

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Newport RI
 41.49°N 71.31°W (Elev. 26 ft)
9:56 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
10am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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