Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Thunderstorm Threats From The Mid South To The Great Lakes Today And Tonight

A slow moving low pressure system and cold front will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and isolated tornadoes from portions of the Mid South to the Midwest and Great Lakes today and tonight. Heavy rainfall could also lead to flooding concerns. The severe weather threat will shift to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Heavy Rain

62°F

17°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 13 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.39 in (1028.9 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 25 Sep 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Westport Point MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  Patchy fog before 2pm, then areas of fog after 3pm. High near 68. Breezy, with a southeast wind 18 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Areas of fog before 5am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 67. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind around 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. Patchy fog before 2pm, then areas of fog after 3pm. High near 68. Breezy, with a southeast wind 18 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Areas of fog before 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 67. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog before 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Westport Point MA
 41.49°N 71.04°W (Elev. 3 ft)
1:24 pm EDT Sep 25, 2018
1pm EDT Sep 25, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 1, 2018
 
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