Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Block Island State Airport (KBID)

Lat: 41.17°NLon: 71.58°WElev: 102ft.

Fog/Mist

73°F

23°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Last update 28 Jul 7:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles N Block Island RI

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 76. Southeast wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. North wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 7 to 13 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 76. Southeast wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 69. North wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles N Block Island RI
 41.21°N 71.58°W (Elev. 0 ft)
7:22 am EDT Jul 28, 2016
8am EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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