Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building from the Plains to the East Coast

A strengthening ridge of high pressure will produce much above average temperatures from the Plains to the East Coast, a true summer heat wave. Highs in the 90s and triple digits combined w/ humidity and dewpoints surging into the upper 70s, if not low 80s, will create heat indices as high as 110 to 115 through this weekend. Air quality will likely be poor due to haze and little air circulation. Read More >

Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 71.43°WElev: 49ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jul 6:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW West Warwick RI

Excessive Heat Watch July 20, 11:00am until July 20, 09:00pm
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Excessive Heat Watch
  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  Patchy fog between 11am and noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Patchy fog before 1am, then patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers after 11pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. Patchy fog between 11am and noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Patchy fog before 1am, then patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers after 11pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW West Warwick RI
 41.7°N 71.56°W (Elev. 269 ft)
7:11 am EDT Jul 18, 2019
7am EDT Jul 18, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 24, 2019
 
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