Strong Storm Moving Through the East; Major Weather Impacts in Hawaii and Alaska

A strengthening storm will bring high winds and snow to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. today. Scattered severe thunderstorms are likely into this afternoon across the ArkLaMiss vicinity. Heavy rain from a Kona Low may bring catastrophic flooding, gusty winds, and high surf to Hawaii into Tuesday. A major winter storm is impacting western Alaska with heavy snow and strong winds through today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fog/Mist

56°F

13°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 6 Dec 10:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Prudence Island RI

Wind Advisory December 6, 01:00pm until December 7, 01:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Breezy.
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy fog between 10pm and 11pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradual clearing toward daybreak, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 23 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 9 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. North wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain between 4pm and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy fog between 10pm and 11pm. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradual clearing toward daybreak, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 23 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 9 to 14 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.
Wednesday
Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of snow before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. North wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Friday
A chance of rain between 4pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 14 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Prudence Island RI
 41.6°N 71.31°W (Elev. 98 ft)
10:03 am EST Dec 6, 2021
10am EST Dec 6, 2021-6pm EST Dec 12, 2021
 
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