Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

68°F

20°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 13 mph
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 12:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Portsmouth RI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A slight chance of showers before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Portsmouth RI
 41.61°N 71.25°W (Elev. 98 ft)
11:30 pm EDT Aug 18, 2018
1am EDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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