Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 15 Dec 9:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Westport Point MA

  • Today

    Today: Areas of drizzle before 4pm.  Areas of fog between 1pm and 3pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 50. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Drizzle
    and Areas Fog

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly after 10am.  High near 39. Breezy, with a northeast wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain, mainly before 5am.  Low around 37. Breezy, with a northeast wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before 9am, then a slight chance of drizzle between 9am and 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 11 to 20 mph.

    Clear and
    Blustery then
    Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of drizzle before 4pm. Areas of fog between 1pm and 3pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 50. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Rain, mainly after 10am. High near 39. Breezy, with a northeast wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain, mainly before 5am. Low around 37. Breezy, with a northeast wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of rain before 9am, then a slight chance of drizzle between 9am and 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 11 to 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 9 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 11 to 13 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Southwest wind around 11 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Southeast wind 11 to 13 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Westport Point MA
 41.49°N 71.04°W (Elev. 3 ft)
6:16 am EST Dec 15, 2018
10am EST Dec 15, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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