Strong Cold Front Pushing Through the East; Frigid Air Returns To Upper Midwest

A strong cold front will push through the East to produce a number of hazards: heavy to excessive rainfall especially from D.C. to Boston, strong to severe storms in Florida, some snow in New England and gusty winds. Meanwhile, a clipper cold front will sweep through the Midwest and plunge through the Plains to deliver a fresh arctic air mass with frigid temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fog/Mist

7°C

45°F

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 17 km/h
Barometer 1017.2 mb (30.04 in)
Dewpoint 7°C (44°F)
Visibility 10 km
Wind Chill4°C (40°F)
Last update 23 Jan 8:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Narragansett Pier RI

Flash Flood Watch January 24, 06:00am until January 25, 01:00am
High Wind Warning January 24, 09:00am until January 24, 07:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
High Wind Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers between 11pm and 2am, then rain likely after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a south wind 26 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly before 5pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Areas of fog. High near 14. Windy, with a south wind 45 to 50 km/h decreasing to 34 to 39 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 90 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 3 and 4 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 14 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1. West wind 21 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 47 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 3. West wind 16 to 26 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 3 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -6. West wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 16 to 21 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -1. Southwest wind 14 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -1 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Southwest wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 6. South wind 14 to 21 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Southwest wind 18 to 23 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers between 11pm and 2am, then rain likely after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a south wind 26 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Thursday
Rain, mainly before 5pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Areas of fog. High near 14. Windy, with a south wind 45 to 50 km/h decreasing to 34 to 39 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 90 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 3 and 4 cm possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1. West wind 21 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 47 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 3. West wind 16 to 26 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -6. West wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 16 to 21 km/h after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -1. Southwest wind 14 to 16 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Southwest wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light and variable.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 6. South wind 14 to 21 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Southwest wind 18 to 23 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 3. West wind 16 to 23 km/h.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. North wind 11 to 14 km/h becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. Southeast wind 18 to 23 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. South wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 2. West wind 21 to 24 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Narragansett Pier RI
 41.4°N 71.48°W (Elev. 11 m)
7:35 pm EST Jan 23, 2019
9pm EST Jan 23, 2019-6pm EST Jan 30, 2019
 
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