An approaching storm system will bring rounds of downpours into southeastern New England now thru Thursday morning. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH has been issued for all of RI, eastern Connecticut and most of southeastern MA until 11 AM Thursday.
A “watch” means there is the potential for localized street and poor drainage flooding along with rapid rises in smaller streams and rivers. Rainfall amounts of 1-3″ with isolated higher totals are possible.
HOUR BY HOUR: Conditions for the next 36 hours »
AT THE COAST: Thursday will not be the best day to hit the beaches, multiple rounds of heavy rain will move through Thursday morning. We’ll stay cloudy and cool with more chances for wet weather throughout the day.
We’ll wake up on Thursday to additional showers, and some heavy downpours during the early morning. Travel impacts to the AM commute are likely, including heavy rain leading to street flooding and reduced visibility.
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Skies stay cloudy through the day with rain tapering from west to east in the afternoon. It looks to be another very cool day with highs only 70-74
A much warmer and humid stretch starts Friday and lasts into next week with highs well into the 80s.