Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track. Read More >

Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.72°NLon: 71.43°WElev: 49ft.

Partly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.9 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 7:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

East Providence RI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Drizzle

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy drizzle before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Patchy
    Drizzle then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 68. Southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 11am. High near 83. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 63.

    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy drizzle after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Patchy drizzle before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 68. Southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 83. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
East Providence RI
 41.8°N 71.35°W (Elev. 95 ft)
6:32 pm EDT Aug 20, 2018
8pm EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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