Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Jul 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newport East RI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4am and 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 67. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 83. West wind 8 to 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light southeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly before 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind around 7 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4am and 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 67. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 83. West wind 8 to 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light southeast wind.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers, mainly before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind around 7 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming north after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 11 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Newport East RI
 41.51°N 71.3°W (Elev. 92 ft)
3:24 pm EDT Jul 5, 2022
5pm EDT Jul 5, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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