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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Tampa, Vandenberg Airport (KVDF)

Lat: 28.02°NLon: 82.34°WElev: 16ft.

Fair

91°F

33°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 20 Aug 4:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lutz FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 98. East southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 98. East southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Lutz FL
 28.14°N 82.46°W (Elev. 69 ft)
2:38 pm EDT Aug 20, 2017
4pm EDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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