Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gainesville, Gainesville Regional Airport (KGNV)

Lat: 29.69°NLon: 82.28°WElev: 151ft.

Fair

89°F

32°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 28 Jul 7:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gainesville FL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Gainesville FL
 29.67°N 82.33°W
7:15 pm EDT Jul 28, 2016
8pm EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 4, 2016
 
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