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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Myers, Southwest Florida International Airport (KRSW)

Lat: 26.53°NLon: 81.77°WElev: 30ft.

Partly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed NE 14 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 23 Mar 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Myers, SW Florida Intl Airport FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. East southeast wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. East southeast wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Myers, SW Florida Intl Airport FL
 26.53°N 81.76°W (Elev. 16 ft)
2:20 pm EDT Mar 23, 2017
4pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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