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Heavy Rain Expected in the Northeast; Strong Thunderstorms Possible in Texas

A slow-moving low pressure center will shift into the Northeast today, bringing heavy rain to some areas, especially coastal Maine. The rain combined with snowmelt has increased the threat for flooding in parts of New England. At the southern end of the front, isolated strong-to-severe thunderstorms are possible in the Rio Grande Valley in Texas today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 71.43°WElev: 49ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

55°F

13°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 16 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 25 Apr 12:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Providence RI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog. High near 57. Southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers, mainly after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog. Low around 51. South wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, mainly before 9am.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog. High near 57. Southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers, mainly after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog. Low around 51. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, mainly before 9am. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Providence RI
 41.83°N 71.41°W (Elev. 98 ft)
11:44 am EDT Apr 25, 2018
1pm EDT Apr 25, 2018-6pm EDT May 1, 2018
 
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