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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.8 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 28 May 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sarasota FL

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 91. East wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind 7 to 11 mph.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 89. East northeast wind around 9 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East northeast wind around 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. North wind around 7 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Sarasota FL
 27.33°N 82.55°W (Elev. 0 ft)
9:48 am EDT May 28, 2015
9pm EDT May 27, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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