Severe Storms in the Midwest and Ohio Valley; Strong Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains

Severe storms capable of producing large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes, some of which could be strong will be possible in the Midwest and Ohio Valley through tonight. A strong winter storm continues to produce impacts across the west including heavy snow, gusty winds and rain. Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Texas Panhandle into Oklahoma through this evening. Read More >

Current conditions at

Block Island State Airport (KBID)

Lat: 41.17°NLon: 71.58°WElev: 102ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist and Windy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 28 G 37 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 28 Feb 1:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Block Island RI

Wind Advisory February 28, 07:00am until February 29, 07:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers between 4am and 5am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Patchy fog. Low around 45. Windy, with a south wind around 26 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers.  Patchy fog. High near 51. Windy, with a south wind 29 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 3am and 4am.  Patchy fog before midnight. Low around 30. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 33 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 49 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West wind 10 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 22 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. South wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind around 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers between 4am and 5am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Patchy fog. Low around 45. Windy, with a south wind around 26 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers. Patchy fog. High near 51. Windy, with a south wind 29 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 3am and 4am. Patchy fog before midnight. Low around 30. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 33 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West wind 10 to 16 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 22 mph.
Saturday
A chance of rain after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. South wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind around 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northeast wind 13 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Northeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Northeast wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Block Island RI
 41.17°N 71.59°W (Elev. 92 ft)
9:59 pm EST Feb 27, 2024
2am EST Feb 28, 2024-6pm EST Mar 5, 2024
 
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