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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 71.43°WElev: 49ft.

Patches Fog

76°F

24°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 22 Aug 8:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Providence RI

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Heavy
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 8 mph becoming northwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 8 mph becoming northwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Providence RI
 41.83°N 71.41°W (Elev. 98 ft)
6:33 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
9am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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