Weather Now: Providence Soars To 93° Making It An Official ‘Heat Wave’

Weather Now

We’re officially in the midst of our first official “Heat Wave” of 2019. High temperatures have climbed above 90° for a third straight day at TF Green Airport. At 3pm Tuesday afternoon the high temperature in Providence reached 93 degrees.

It looks like the hot and humid weather will extend into Wednesday with high temperatures reaching 90° along with high humidity levels. Watch for scattered showers and locally strong thunderstorms by late Wednesday afternoon and early evening

WEDNESDAY MORNING

WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON: Hot and humid…showers and locally strong thunderstorms arrive by late afternoon or early evening.

WEDNESDAY THREAT TRACKER

The Severe Storms Prediction Center has our area in a “marginal” risk for severe thunderstorms late Wednesday afternoon

As of now, a new “Heat Advisory” is in effect for parts of eastern Massachusetts. This advisory “may” get expanded to other inland areas for Wednesday. Stay tuned for updates

BEACHES WEDNESDAY

A cold front will approach late Wednesday into Wednesday night, bringing a few showers and thunderstorms. Ahead of it, we’ll see another hot and humid day before some slightly more comfortable conditions return for Thursday and Friday.

THURSDAY FORECAST

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

WATCH: The Latest Weather Video

PINPOINT WEATHER // Quick Links:

Download WPRI 12 News & Weather Apps

Download WPRI 12 Mobile Apps

Sky Drone 12

More Sky Drone 12

Don't Miss

LIVE CAMS on WPRI.com

More Live Cams
Viewer Pa on WPRI.com