Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

N. Kingston / Quonset (KOQU)

Lat: 41.6°NLon: 71.42°WElev: 20ft.

Mostly Cloudy

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.34 in
Dewpoint -2°F (-19°C)
Visibility 15.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 17 Jan 4:50 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

North Kingstown RI

Winter Storm Watch January 19, 04:00pm until January 20, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely before 11am, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 30. North wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow before 2am, then snow and sleet between 2am and 4am, then freezing rain after 4am. The freezing rain and sleet could be heavy at times.  Low around 27. East wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain or freezing rain before noon, then freezing rain between noon and 4pm, then freezing rain and sleet likely after 4pm. The rain and freezing rain could be heavy at times.  High near 34. East wind 11 to 16 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow and sleet before 7pm, then a chance of snow between 7pm and 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Snow/Sleet
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of snow, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Snow likely before 11am, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Saturday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 30. North wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow before 2am, then snow and sleet between 2am and 4am, then freezing rain after 4am. The freezing rain and sleet could be heavy at times. Low around 27. East wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Rain or freezing rain before noon, then freezing rain between noon and 4pm, then freezing rain and sleet likely after 4pm. The rain and freezing rain could be heavy at times. High near 34. East wind 11 to 16 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow and sleet before 7pm, then a chance of snow between 7pm and 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. West wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
North Kingstown RI
 41.55°N 71.47°W (Elev. 52 ft)
2:51 pm EST Jan 17, 2019
5pm EST Jan 17, 2019-6pm EST Jan 24, 2019
 
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