Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pawtucket, North Central State Airport (KSFZ)

Lat: 41.92°NLon: 71.5°WElev: 440ft.

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed NW 12 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1009.1 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 16 Jan 2:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Providence RI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 19. North wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 28. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 31. North wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow before 4am, then rain and snow.  Low around 25. East wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 43. East wind 9 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 19. North wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 28. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Snow likely before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31. North wind around 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow before 4am, then rain and snow. Low around 25. East wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Rain. High near 43. East wind 9 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Snow, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 26. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Providence RI
 41.83°N 71.41°W (Elev. 98 ft)
10:19 am EST Jan 16, 2019
3pm EST Jan 16, 2019-6pm EST Jan 23, 2019
 
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