Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to bring summer heat and humidity to several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are forecast for the Northeast and northern Mid-Atlantic today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Westerly, Westerly State Airport (KWST)

Lat: 41.35°NLon: 71.8°WElev: 79ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 21 Aug 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Westerly State Airport RI

Severe T-storm Watch until August 21, 09:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
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    Severe T-storm Watch until August 21, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Wed

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind around 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind around 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. East wind 10 to 14 mph.
Sunday Night
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 73. East wind 13 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind around 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Westerly State Airport RI
 41.35°N 71.81°W (Elev. 23 ft)
2:42 pm EDT Aug 21, 2019
4pm EDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2019
 
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