Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Punta Gorda, Charlotte County Airport (KPGD)

Lat: 26.92°NLon: 81.99°WElev: 23ft.

A Few Clouds

75°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 May 11:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Punta Gorda, Charlotte County Airport FL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. East southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. West southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. East southeast wind around 6 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. West southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Punta Gorda, Charlotte County Airport FL
 26.91°N 82°W (Elev. 7 ft)
9:46 pm EDT May 1, 2016
12am EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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