National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Unseasonably cold temperatures spreading into central U.S.

A strong cold front will usher a much colder air mass into the central and eastern U.S. for the end of the work week. Temperatures will be 10 to 20 degrees below average in some areas. Rain and snow will be possible across the Great Lakes on Friday as the system crosses the area. Heavy snow is possible in the central Appalachians Friday night.

Current Conditions

Southeast Providence

Zone Forecast

  • This Afternoon Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
  • Tonight Cloudy. A chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of rain 40 percent.
  • Saturday Rain. Near steady temperature in the upper 40s. North winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph...increasing to 45 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 80 percent.
  • Saturday Night Rain likely. Breezy with lows in the upper 30s. North winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Sunday Partly sunny and breezy. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy and blustery. Cold with lows in the lower 30s.
  • Monday And Monday Night Mostly clear. Highs around 50. Lows in the lower 30s.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.
  • Tuesday Night And Wednesday Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 50s.
  • Wednesday Night And Thursday Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 60.