National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Winter storm bringing snow, sleet and freezing rain from lower Miss. Valley to Northeast

A strong cold front moving across the eastern U.S. will bring heavy snow from parts of the Ohio Valley to the Northeast on Thursday, with rain, freezing rain and sleet possible from parts of the lower Mississippi Valley across the Southeast to the southern Mid-Atlantic. Snowfall totals of 5-10 inches are possible for some areas. Winter Storm Warnings remain in effect from Texas to Nantucket.

Current Conditions

Newport County

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Cloudy with snow this evening...then partly cloudy with a slight chance of snow after midnight. Total snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches. Much colder with lows around 8 above. North winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Chance of snow 90 percent.
  • Friday Sunny. Colder with highs around 20. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming west in the afternoon.
  • Friday Night Mostly clear in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. Cold. Near steady temperature around 18. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Not as cold with highs in the lower 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
  • Saturday Night Mostly cloudy and not as cool. Near steady temperature in the upper 20s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the evening.
  • Sunday Through Monday Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s. Lows in the upper 20s.
  • Monday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.
  • Tuesday Through Thursday Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s. Lows around 30.