Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system in the Ohio Valley will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains eastward through the Gulf Coast and Southeast on Thursday. Large hail and locally damaging winds will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sarasota / Bradenton, Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (KSRQ)

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 28 Apr 6:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sarasota FL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. East southeast wind around 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. East southeast wind around 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Sarasota FL
 27.33°N 82.55°W (Elev. 0 ft)
3:52 pm EDT Apr 28, 2016
6pm EDT Apr 28, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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