Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lakeland Regional (KLAL)

Lat: 27.98°NLon: 82.02°WElev: 141ft.

Showers in Vicinity

82°F

28°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 79°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 20 Jul 5:50 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lakeland FL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Lakeland FL
 28.03°N 81.96°W (Elev. 197 ft)
2:38 pm EDT Jul 20, 2017
6pm EDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database