Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 71.43°WElev: 49ft.

Fog/Mist

47°F

8°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 15 Dec 7:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Johnston RI

  • Today

    Today: Areas of drizzle before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Areas Drizzle

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly after 10am.  High near 39. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain before 2am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow.  Low around 34. North wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of drizzle between 7am and 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 34. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of drizzle before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 53. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
Rain, mainly after 10am. High near 39. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain before 2am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow. Low around 34. North wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of drizzle between 7am and 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 34. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Johnston RI
 41.82°N 71.47°W (Elev. 112 ft)
6:16 am EST Dec 15, 2018
8am EST Dec 15, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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