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Coastal storm will bring wind, rain, and wintry precipitation to the East Coast and New England this week

A strengthening storm system will move from the Southeast U.S. to off the Mid-Atlantic Coast by Monday evening. This storm will bring soaking rains and strong winds to much of the Eastern Seaboard through Tuesday. Interior sections of the Northeast could receive significant snow. Also, the prolonged period of strong onshore winds will result in coastal flooding for the Mid-Atlantic & New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Westerly, Westerly State Airport (KWST)

Lat: 41.35°NLon: 71.8°WElev: 79ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed NE 16 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 23 Jan 2:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Charlestown RI

Flood Watch January 23, 01:00pm until January 24, 10:00am
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Flood Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of drizzle with a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of drizzle with a chance of showers before 11am, then showers with areas of drizzle, mainly after 11am.  High near 38. Breezy, with a northeast wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog. Low around 38. Windy, with a northeast wind 24 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  Patchy fog. High near 44. North wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 10pm.  Patchy fog before 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind 14 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of drizzle with a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Areas of drizzle with a chance of showers before 11am, then showers with areas of drizzle, mainly after 11am. High near 38. Breezy, with a northeast wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog. Low around 38. Windy, with a northeast wind 24 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Rain. Patchy fog. High near 44. North wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 10pm. Patchy fog before 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind 14 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Charlestown RI
 41.36°N 71.67°W (Elev. 13 ft)
12:36 am EST Jan 23, 2017
3am EST Jan 23, 2017-6pm EST Jan 29, 2017
 
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