Disturbance Along North Carolina Coast; Severe Storms in the Central U.S.; Widespread Heat Concerns

The National Hurricane Center is monitoring an area of low pressure just offshore of North Carolina for tropical or subtropical development. Heavy rain, flooding and gusty winds are possible along coastal sections of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast the next few days. Severe storms are likely today in the Central U.S. and heat related products extend from the Southwest into parts of the East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Westerly, Westerly State Airport (KWST)

Lat: 41.35°NLon: 71.8°WElev: 79ft.

Fair

89°F

32°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 9 Jul 2:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlestown RI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 69. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 69. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Charlestown RI
 41.38°N 71.66°W (Elev. 72 ft)
9:51 am EDT Jul 9, 2020
3pm EDT Jul 9, 2020-6pm EDT Jul 16, 2020
 
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