Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 15 Apr 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Portsmouth RI

  • Today

    Today: A chance of rain, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 42. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. North wind 11 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. North wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain between 2pm and 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Light west wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of rain, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 42. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 42. North wind 11 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. North wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Monday
A chance of rain between 2pm and 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Light west wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 58. Southwest wind 6 to 16 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Portsmouth RI
 41.56°N 71.2°W (Elev. 3 ft)
3:39 am EDT Apr 15, 2021
5am EDT Apr 15, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 21, 2021
 
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