Strong Cold Front Pushing Through the East; Frigid Air Returns To Upper Midwest

A strong cold front will push through the East to produce a number of hazards: heavy to excessive rainfall especially from D.C. to Boston, strong to severe storms in Florida, some snow in New England and gusty winds. Meanwhile, a clipper cold front will sweep through the Midwest and plunge through the Plains to deliver a fresh arctic air mass with frigid temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills. Read More >

Current conditions at

Westerly, Westerly State Airport (KWST)

Lat: 41.35°NLon: 71.8°WElev: 79ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 16 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 24 Jan 4:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Westerly State Airport RI

Flash Flood Watch January 24, 06:00am until January 25, 01:00am
Coastal Flood Advisory January 24, 07:00am until January 24, 02:00pm
High Wind Warning January 24, 09:00am until January 24, 07:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Coastal Flood Advisory
High Wind Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 50. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly before 5pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Areas of fog after 7am. High near 55. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 28. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 50. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain, mainly before 5pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Areas of fog after 7am. High near 55. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 28. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. North wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind 9 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. West wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Westerly State Airport RI
 41.35°N 71.81°W (Elev. 23 ft)
4:05 am EST Jan 24, 2019
5am EST Jan 24, 2019-6pm EST Jan 30, 2019
 
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