Severe Thunderstorms Likely in Texas Today; Potential Widespread Flooding For South-Central U.S. This Week

Severe thunderstorms are likely today in the southern Plains from northwest Texas and the Texas Panhandle into parts of western Oklahoma. These storms will produce very large hail and a few tornadoes. Also, a potential widespread flood event is appearing more likely across the southern Plains into the Arklatex this week, especially in Texas, from repeated rounds of thunderstorms and heavy rain. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fair

19°C

67°F

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed N 9 km/h
Barometer 1025.1 mb (30.28 in)
Dewpoint 9°C (49°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 17 May 9:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Tiverton RI

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southwest wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light west  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. South wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Southeast wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21. South wind 5 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southwest wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light west after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. South wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Southeast wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. South wind 5 to 13 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. South wind 10 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23. South wind 10 to 13 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Tiverton RI
 41.62°N 71.19°W (Elev. 61 m)
9:46 am EDT May 17, 2021
10am EDT May 17, 2021-6pm EDT May 23, 2021
 
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