Threat For Severe Thunderstorms For The Mid Atlantic And Northeast; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

Showers and thunderstorms will impact the Mid Atlantic and Northeast U.S. on Tuesday. Some of the storms could produce damaging winds, large hail, and heavy rainfall. Localized flooding will be possible. The major I-95 cities from Washington D.C. to New York could be impacted. Major Hurricane Lane will turn northwest and could impact the Hawaiian Islands late week and into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newport RI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Patchy fog. Low around 69. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Patchy fog. Low around 69. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 1pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind around 9 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 9 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Newport RI
 41.49°N 71.31°W (Elev. 26 ft)
9:37 am EDT Aug 21, 2018
11am EDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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