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Severe weather possible on Saturday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible on Saturday. The three main areas of concern are in portions of the Plains, Gulf Coast, and Western U.S. The area of greatest concern is in the Central Plains where a slight risk of severe weather is expected. In this area, damaging winds, large hail and even an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Saint Petersburg Beach FL

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    N 6ktWinds Decreasing
    < 1ft

    Low: 81 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms

    SW 6kt
    < 1ft

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    N 7ktWinds Decreasing
    < 1ft

    Low: 81 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    SSW 7kt
    < 1ft

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    S 6ktWinds Decreasing
    < 1ft

    Low: 80 °F

  • Monday

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 80 °F

  • Tuesday

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 80 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 1:04 pm EDT Jul 3, 2015
Forecast Valid: 9pm EDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 10, 2015

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Detailed Forecast

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE WEATHER INFORMATION. THE WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT WHICH IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF THE WAVES. THE HIGHEST WAVES MAY RARELY BE TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. THE WINDS AND SEAS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE HIGHER THAN FORECAST.

Synopsis: THE SUBTROPICAL RIDGE AXIS WILL REMAIN PARKED OVER THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO THROUGH THE UPCOMING HOLIDAY WEEKEND KEEPING WINDS AND SEAS LOW OUTSIDE OF TYPICAL SCATTERED THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY. THE BEST CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL BE DURING THE LATE NIGHT AND MORNING HOURS EACH DAY...ALTHOUGH BOATERS WILL NEED TO BE AWARE OF POSSIBLE STORMS MIGRATING OFFSHORE DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON TO THE SOUTH OF TARPON SPRINGS.

Tonight
N wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Independence Day
SSE wind around 6 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
N wind 5 to 7 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday
SSE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming SSW in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
S wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the evening. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tuesday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Seas 1 ft or less.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 27.73°N 82.74°W
Last Update: 1:04 pm EDT Jul 3, 2015
Forecast Valid: 9pm EDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 10, 2015
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