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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

A Few Clouds

72°F

22°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed S 18 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.6 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Jan 3:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Sarasota FLSimilar City Names

Lake Wind Advisory January 22, 10:00am until January 23, 07:00pm
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Lake Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. Windy, with a south wind 18 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 74. Windy, with a south southwest wind 24 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Windy. Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 55. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. Windy, with a south wind 18 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 74. Windy, with a south southwest wind 24 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 55. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Sarasota FLSimilar City Names
 27.33°N 82.55°W (Elev. 0 ft)
3:02 am EST Jan 22, 2017
4am EST Jan 22, 2017-6pm EST Jan 28, 2017
 
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