Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed NE 15 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.2 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Westport Point MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Westport Point MA
 41.49°N 71.04°W (Elev. 3 ft)
9:47 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
12pm EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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