Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

A strong low pressure system will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains today into tonight. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's.
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Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.49°NLon: -71.31°WElev: 171ft.

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.2 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Feb 9:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Newport RI

Winter Storm Watch February 8, 07:00am until February 9, 07:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 40. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a northeast wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow.  Temperature falling to around 27 by 5pm. Breezy, with a northeast wind 23 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. Northeast wind around 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 40. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a northeast wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Snow. Temperature falling to around 27 by 5pm. Breezy, with a northeast wind 23 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Northeast wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Newport RI
 41.49°N 71.31°W (Elev. 26 ft)
6:05 am EST Feb 7, 2016
10am EST Feb 7, 2016-6pm EST Feb 13, 2016
 
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