Severe Thunderstorms Likely in Texas Today; Potential Widespread Flooding For South-Central U.S. This Week

Severe thunderstorms are likely today in the southern Plains from northwest Texas and the Texas Panhandle into parts of western Oklahoma. These storms will produce very large hail and a few tornadoes. Also, a potential widespread flood event is appearing more likely across the southern Plains into the Arklatex this week, especially in Texas, from repeated rounds of thunderstorms and heavy rain. Read More >

Current conditions at

Westerly, Westerly State Airport (KWST)

Lat: 41.35°NLon: 71.8°WElev: 79ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1024.6 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlestown RISimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm, then isolated showers after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm, then isolated showers after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Charlestown RISimilar City Names
 41.38°N 71.66°W (Elev. 72 ft)
9:46 am EDT May 17, 2021
1pm EDT May 17, 2021-6pm EDT May 23, 2021
 
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