Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Tampa, Tampa International Airport (KTPA)

Lat: 27.96°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 26ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 5 Dec 1:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Tampa FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a north wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a north wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Tampa FL
 27.96°N 82.48°W (Elev. 23 ft)
2:13 am EST Dec 5, 2016
2pm EST Dec 5, 2016-6pm EST Dec 11, 2016
 
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