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 northern Florida to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Severe thunderstorms remain a threat for north-central Florida through tonight. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1025.5 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 14 Dec 9:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Newport RI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 43. South wind around 6 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. Northeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 22 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 43. South wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Northeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A slight chance of rain before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 22 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 40. West wind around 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South wind 9 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Newport RI
 41.49°N 71.31°W (Elev. 26 ft)
7:09 pm EST Dec 14, 2018
9pm EST Dec 14, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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