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Sep 22, 2020

Current Severe Weather Alerts in Rhode Island


There are currently 2 Weather Alerts in Rhode Islandselect a different state


High Surf Advisory issued September 22 at 11:08AM EDT until September 23 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS

Event: High Surf Advisory
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Minor
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: Block Island; Newport; Washington

Wheather Alert Summary: ...High surf advisory remains in effect until 8 pm edt wednesday... * what...Large breaking waves of 7 to 14 feet in the surf zone. * where...In massachusetts, southern bristol ma county. in rhode island, washington ri, newport ri and block island ri counties. * when...Until 8 pm edt wednesday.

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Red Flag Warning issued September 22 at 11:07AM EDT until September 22 at 9:00PM EDT by NWS

Event: Red Flag Warning
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: Block Island; Bristol; Eastern Kent; Newport; Northwest Providence; Southeast Providence; Washington; Western Kent

Wheather Alert Summary: ...Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 pm edt this evening for massachusetts and rhode island... * affected area...All of massachusetts and rhode island * timing...Through 9 pm this evening. * winds...North winds gusting 25 to 30 mph across interior locations, with 30 to 40 mph closer to the coast. gusts 45 to 55

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement