Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pawtucket, North Central State Airport (KSFZ)

Lat: 41.92°NLon: 71.5°WElev: 440ft.

Overcast

9°C

48°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed W 7 km/h
Barometer 1016.4 mb (30.17 in)
Dewpoint 8°C (47°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill8°C (46°F)
Last update 15 Dec 10:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Woonsocket RI

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers before 1pm.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around -1. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: -1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 3. Northeast wind 10 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain before 11pm, then rain, possibly mixed with snow.  Low around 1. Northeast wind around 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain or drizzle before 7am, then a chance of drizzle between 7am and 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. Northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -5. Northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -5 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 1. Northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 1 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Northwest wind 8 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 4. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers before 1pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around -1. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 3. Northeast wind 10 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
Rain before 11pm, then rain, possibly mixed with snow. Low around 1. Northeast wind around 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
A chance of rain or drizzle before 7am, then a chance of drizzle between 7am and 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. Northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -5. Northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 1. Northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Northwest wind 8 to 16 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 4. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 8. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 11. East wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Woonsocket RI
 42°N 71.51°W (Elev. 46 m)
10:13 am EST Dec 15, 2018
11am EST Dec 15, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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