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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Jun 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newport RI

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 73. South wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 64. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then isolated thunderstorms after 4am. Areas of fog before 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Independence Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Newport RI
 41.49°N 71.31°W (Elev. 26 ft)
11:19 am EDT Jun 30, 2015
2pm EDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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