Dangerously Excessive Heat and Humidity Continues from the Midwest and Eastward

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through Saturday from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. In addition, strong to severe storms will bring potential for damaging winds, hail, and heavy rain on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pawtucket, North Central State Airport (KSFZ)

Lat: 41.92°NLon: 71.5°WElev: 440ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1005.1 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 20 Jul 7:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Smithfield RI

Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sun

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. West wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. West wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 76. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers before 7pm.  Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. West wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 76. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 7pm. Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light northwest wind.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 63. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Smithfield RI
 41.91°N 71.51°W (Elev. 364 ft)
3:37 am EDT Jul 20, 2019
8am EDT Jul 20, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2019
 
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