Extreme Fire Weather Threat for Southern California; Heavy Rain for Texas

Extremely critical fire weather threats are in effect for southern California. Unseasonably warm temperatures, very dry fuels and low humidity are contributing to the threats, but the main concern is very strong Santa Ana winds. These winds bring the potential for rapid fire growth and extreme fire behavior. In Texas, steady heavy to excessive rain will keep a flood threat intact through Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pawtucket, North Central State Airport (KSFZ)

Lat: 41.92°NLon: 71.5°WElev: 440ft.

Fog/Mist

58°F

14°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 15 Oct 2:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Providence RI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers, mainly before 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. South wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 2am.  Low around 47. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 46.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy frost after midnight.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 33.

    Clear then
    Patchy Frost

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56.

    Patchy Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers, mainly before 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 65. South wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Low around 47. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind around 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
Patchy frost after midnight. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 33.
Friday
Patchy frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Providence RI
 41.83°N 71.41°W (Elev. 98 ft)
1:20 pm EDT Oct 15, 2018
3pm EDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 22, 2018
 
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