Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Across Much of the Plains and Mississippi Valley; A Strong Pacific Storm Moves Across the West

Areas of severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall will continue from the Southern Plains into much of the Mississippi Valley into Sunday morning. The primary threats will be widespread damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes. On the West Coast, a Pacific storm will continue unsettled conditions and widespread precipitation, including heavy mountain snow, this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.8 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 19 May 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Narragansett Pier RI

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 59. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Patchy dense fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm.  Patchy fog before 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 59. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Patchy dense fog after 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm. Patchy fog before 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Narragansett Pier RI
 41.4°N 71.48°W (Elev. 36 ft)
4:13 am EDT May 19, 2019
5am EDT May 19, 2019-6pm EDT May 25, 2019
 
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