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Severe weather, flash flooding possible across parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon & evening across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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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.

A Few Clouds

87°F

31°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.7 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 6 Jul 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sarasota FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west southwest. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 99. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Sarasota FL
 27.33°N 82.55°W (Elev. 0 ft)
8:30 am EDT Jul 6, 2015
1pm EDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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