Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Great Lakes into Ohio Valley; Heavy to Excessive Rainfall Over the Southern Plains

Severe thunderstorms will race along a cold front from the Upper Mississippi Valley into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley with the main threat being damaging winds. The tail end of this front will possibly produce heavy to excessive rainfall across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley through Saturday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pawtucket, North Central State Airport (KSFZ)

Lat: 41.92°NLon: 71.5°WElev: 440ft.

Overcast

60°F

16°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 8:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Foster RI

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
A chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Patchy fog between 10pm and 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Foster RI
 41.86°N 71.79°W (Elev. 705 ft)
7:37 am EDT Sep 21, 2018
9am EDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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