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Severe weather possible across parts of Texas and Gulf Coast

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of eastern Texas and the Gulf Coast. Locally-damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with isolated tornadoes possible, as well. A few strong to severe storms are also possible across parts of central and southern Florida.
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Mostly Cloudy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index 93°F (34°C)
Last update on 27 Apr 3:53 pm EDT

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°N Lon: 82.56°W Elev: 30ft.

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Sarasota FL

7 Day Forecast

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 74. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming south southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 83. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. West northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Sarasota FL
 27.33°N 82.55°W (Elev. 0 ft)
Last Update: 3:10 pm EDT Apr 27, 2015
Forecast Valid: 5pm EDT Apr 27, 2015-6pm EDT May 4, 2015
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