Lake Effect Snow Along Eastern Great Lakes; Critical Fire Weather in Texas

As a potent winter storm moves off the coast of New England, heavy snow will be possible in its wake downwind of the eastern Great Lakes through Monday night and into Tuesday. A quick-hitting winter storm will bring strong winds and snow to the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes Tuesday. Strong winds and dry conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions in the southern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Block Island State Airport (KBID)

Lat: 41.17°NLon: 71.58°WElev: 102ft.

Partly Cloudy and Breezy

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed NW 23 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.48 in (998.5 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 18 Jan 4:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Block Island RI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Windy, with a southwest wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of snow before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. North wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. North wind 11 to 17 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 25 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northeast wind 14 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Windy, with a southwest wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. North wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. North wind 11 to 17 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northeast wind 14 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. North wind around 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Block Island RI
 41.17°N 71.59°W (Elev. 92 ft)
3:29 am EST Jan 18, 2022
5am EST Jan 18, 2022-6pm EST Jan 24, 2022
 
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