Winter Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather from the South into the East

Another winter storm will shift across the Great Lakes into New England today through Thursday. Ice and snow will change to some rain today along the Appalachian corridor before ending as some snow Thursday. Strong winds will cause a ground blizzard in the Northern Plains. Heavy rain and thunderstorms will bring a threat for flooding from the northern Gulf Coast into southern New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Westerly, Westerly State Airport (KWST)

Lat: 41.35°NLon: 71.8°WElev: 79ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.6 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 23 Jan 4:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Charlestown RI

Flash Flood Watch January 24, 06:00am until January 25, 01:00am
High Wind Warning January 24, 09:00am until January 24, 07:00pm
Click here for hazard details and duration
Flash Flood Watch
High Wind Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers between 11pm and 2am, then rain likely after 2am.  Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 50 by 5am. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly before 5pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Areas of fog. High near 58. Windy, with a south wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 39. West wind 9 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West wind 9 to 17 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

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

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. South wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers between 11pm and 2am, then rain likely after 2am. Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 50 by 5am. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain, mainly before 5pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Areas of fog. High near 58. Windy, with a south wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 39. West wind 9 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West wind 9 to 17 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. South wind 8 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind around 11 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind 9 to 13 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. West wind 11 to 14 mph.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Charlestown RI
 41.38°N 71.66°W (Elev. 72 ft)
4:41 pm EST Jan 23, 2019
5pm EST Jan 23, 2019-6pm EST Jan 30, 2019
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database