Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building from the Plains to the East Coast

Strengthening high pressure will bring much above normal high and low temperatures. Widespread highs in the 90s to 100 combined with dewpoints surging into the mid and upper 70s will create heat indices as high as 110 through this weekend. In addition, overnight temperatures in the 70s to low 80s will reduce the ability of the body to recover from daytime heating. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pawtucket, North Central State Airport (KSFZ)

Lat: 41.92°NLon: 71.5°WElev: 440ft.

A Few Clouds

87°F

31°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1006.6 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 17 Jul 2:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Woonsocket RI

Flash Flood Watch until July 17, 11:00pm
Severe T-storm Watch until July 17, 10:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Severe T-storm Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until July 17, 11:00pm
    Severe T-storm Watch until July 17, 10:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 98 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning. Cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Light west wind.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers after 11pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Woonsocket RI
 42°N 71.51°W (Elev. 151 ft)
10:24 am EDT Jul 17, 2019
3pm EDT Jul 17, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 24, 2019
 
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