Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pawtucket, North Central State Airport (KSFZ)

Lat: 41.92°NLon: 71.5°WElev: 440ft.

Fair

23°C

74°F

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 1011.9 mb (30.05 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (69°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 18 Aug 8:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Woonsocket RI

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 32 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 20 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Light south wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 29 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 21 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. West wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Light south wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. West wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind around 8 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northwest wind around 8 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 5 to 8 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Woonsocket RI
 42°N 71.51°W (Elev. 46 m)
7:42 am EDT Aug 18, 2019
9am EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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