Significant Flood Threat Continues For South-Central U.S.

A widespread and significant flood risk continues across the south-central U.S. from repeated rounds of intense rain and strong to severe thunderstorms. Flash flood watches are in effect for large part of the ArkLaTex. Today's concern extends from the Louisiana and extreme Upper Texas Gulf Coast to northeastern Texas and southeastern Oklahoma before shifting to all of eastern Texas on Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Block Island State Airport (KBID)

Lat: 41.17°NLon: 71.58°WElev: 102ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed W 16 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 May 11:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Block Island RI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 14 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 14 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind around 8 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Block Island RI
 41.17°N 71.59°W (Elev. 92 ft)
10:13 am EDT May 18, 2021
12pm EDT May 18, 2021-6pm EDT May 24, 2021
 
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