Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West

Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Newport, Newport State Airport (KUUU)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 71.28°WElev: 171ft.

Thunderstorm

75°F

24°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.5 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newport RI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Areas of fog between 9pm and 10pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 9 to 11 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 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 11 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 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Areas of fog between 9pm and 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 9 to 11 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 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers after midnight. 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 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Newport RI
 41.49°N 71.31°W (Elev. 26 ft)
2:35 pm EDT Aug 18, 2018
6pm EDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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