JOHNSTON, RI
weather center
Special Statement  
issued 10:21 am EDT on July 30, 2015  
WarningSum:...A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible This Afternoon And Evening... A line of showers and thunderstorms is expected to reach western New England early this afternoon. A few storms may produce wind gusts as high as 60 mph...torrential rainfall and frequent lightning...especially from the Berkshires to the Worcester Hills and in northern Connecticut between 2 PM and 4 PM. The storms are expected to weaken somewhat as they reach Rhode Island and eastern Massachusetts between 4 and 6 PM...but could still produce frequent lightning and heavy rainfall. If you have outdoor plans...keep an eye to the sky and have a safe place to go to if thunderstorms approach such as a vehicle or building. If you can hear thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Jwd 1021 am EDT Thu Jul 30 2015 ...A few severe thunderstorms possible this afternoon and evening... A line of showers and thunderstorms is expected to reach western New England early this afternoon. A few storms may produce wind gusts as high as 60 mph...torrential rainfall and frequent lightning...especially from the Berkshires to the Worcester Hills and in northern Connecticut between 2 PM and 4 PM. The storms are expected to weaken somewhat as they reach Rhode Island and eastern Massachusetts between 4 and 6 PM...but could still produce frequent lightning and heavy rainfall. If you have outdoor plans...keep an eye to the sky and have a safe place to go to if thunderstorms approach such as a vehicle or building. If you can hear thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Jwd 1021 am EDT Thu Jul 30 2015 ...A few severe thunderstorms possible this afternoon and evening... A line of showers and thunderstorms is expected to reach western New England early this afternoon. A few storms may produce wind gusts as high as 60 mph...torrential rainfall and frequent lightning...especially from the Berkshires to the Worcester Hills and in northern Connecticut between 2 PM and 4 PM. The storms are expected to weaken somewhat as they reach Rhode Island and eastern Massachusetts between 4 and 6 PM...but could still produce frequent lightning and heavy rainfall. If you have outdoor plans...keep an eye to the sky and have a safe place to go to if thunderstorms approach such as a vehicle or building. If you can hear thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Jwd 1021 am EDT Thu Jul 30 2015 ...A few severe thunderstorms possible this afternoon and evening... A line of showers and thunderstorms is expected to reach western New England early this afternoon. A few storms may produce wind gusts as high as 60 mph...torrential rainfall and frequent lightning...especially from the Berkshires to the Worcester Hills and in northern Connecticut between 2 PM and 4 PM. The storms are expected to weaken somewhat as they reach Rhode Island and eastern Massachusetts between 4 and 6 PM...but could still produce frequent lightning and heavy rainfall. If you have outdoor plans...keep an eye to the sky and have a safe place to go to if thunderstorms approach such as a vehicle or building. If you can hear thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Jwd
now temp
86.9°
hi 86.9°
lo 72.8°
humidity
68%
dew point
75.1°
winds
SW@1 mph
barometer
29.77 steady
month rain
0.39 in
updated
7/30/15
2:04pm


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