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Significant winter storm to bring heavy snow and ice from the Plains to the upper Midwest, Great Lakes and New England

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy snow, ice, and strong winds from the Plains to the upper Midwest, and western Great Lakes through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are expected. Wintry precipitation will expand into portions of New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement pattern will also persist from northern California to the Pacific Northwest into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Valparaiso / Eglin Air Force Base (KVPS)

Lat: 30.48°NLon: 86.52°WElev: 85ft.

Light Rain

65°F

18°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Jan 3:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Walton Beach FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Patchy fog before 9pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 49. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. East wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Patchy fog before 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 49. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. East wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Walton Beach FL
 30.41°N 86.61°W (Elev. 33 ft)
3:15 pm CST Jan 22, 2018
4pm CST Jan 22, 2018-6pm CST Jan 29, 2018
 
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