Powerful Nor'easter To Deliver Impacts To The East Coast

A powerful Nor'easter is expected to develop off the Mid-Atlantic coastline on Friday before impacting eastern parts of the Northeast and New England this weekend. Numerous hazards are likely from heavy snow, with significant accumulations across eastern Long Island/New England, to gusty winds and coastal issues. In fact, the combination of the snow and winds may result in blizzard conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Block Island State Airport (KBID)

Lat: 41.17°NLon: 71.58°WElev: 102ft.

A Few Clouds

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed W 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.4 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 28 Jan 1:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Block Island RI

Winter Storm Watch January 29, 12:00am until January 30, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a north wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Windy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 27. Windy, with a north wind 30 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    High: 27 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Windy, with a northwest wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 18 to 23 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. North wind around 6 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind 6 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a north wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 27. Windy, with a north wind 30 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Windy, with a northwest wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 18 to 23 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 6 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. North wind around 6 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Northeast wind around 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Southeast wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Block Island RI
 41.17°N 71.59°W (Elev. 92 ft)
12:12 am EST Jan 28, 2022
2am EST Jan 28, 2022-6pm EST Feb 3, 2022
 
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