Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Overcast

38°F

3°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.52 in (1033.6 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 2 Mar 3:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Newport State Airport RI

  • Today

    Today: Showers, mainly after 11am.  High near 47. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 1am. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 42. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. West wind 9 to 11 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, mainly after 11am. High near 47. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before 1am. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 42. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 53. West wind 9 to 11 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind 14 to 17 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Northeast wind 15 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a northeast wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. North wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Newport State Airport RI
 41.53°N 71.27°W (Elev. 190 ft)
10:38 pm EST Mar 1, 2024
4am EST Mar 2, 2024-6pm EST Mar 8, 2024
 
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