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Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 71.43°WElev: 49ft.

Partly Cloudy

93°F

34°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed SW 17 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 10 Aug 3:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Providence RI

Heat Advisory until August 12, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 12, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. East wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Providence RI
 41.83°N 71.41°W (Elev. 98 ft)
3:41 pm EDT Aug 10, 2020
4pm EDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 17, 2020
 
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