Vigorous System Impacting the Northwest; Large System To Affect East

A potent storm system is delivering heavy rainfall, strong winds, rough surf and beach erosion along the Pacific Northwest coast with mountain snow inland. Expect a couple more systems to arrive late week into the weekend. Meanwhile, another developing large scale system will deliver a heavy rain and renewed flood threat to much of the East late Wednesday through Friday, which may impact travel. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fair

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NW 15 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 18 Dec 10:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Portsmouth RI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 39. West wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain, mainly after 2am.  Low around 43. East wind 5 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 59. Breezy, with a southeast wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 49. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain and
    Breezy then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 14 to 16 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 39. West wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain, mainly after 2am. Low around 43. East wind 5 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 59. Breezy, with a southeast wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday Night
Rain, mainly before 11pm. Low around 49. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 14 to 16 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 11 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Christmas Day
Sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Portsmouth RI
 41.61°N 71.25°W (Elev. 98 ft)
10:07 pm EST Dec 18, 2018
11pm EST Dec 18, 2018-6pm EST Dec 25, 2018
 
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