Critical Fire Conditions Across the West; a few Severe Storms from the Plains to New England

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through much of the upcoming weekend, where Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Strong to a few severe storms are possible along a cold front from New England to the south-Central Plains, and across the north-central High Plains today. Locally heavy rainfall is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 22 Aug 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newport RI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 11 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain between 10am and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind around 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight. 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 76. North wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 9 mph.
Sunday
A chance of rain after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 11 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of rain between 10am and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Newport RI
 41.47°N 71.34°W (Elev. 3 ft)
10:49 am EDT Aug 22, 2019
12pm EDT Aug 22, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2019
 
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