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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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cocoa Beach, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Skid Strip (KXMR)

Lat: 28.47°NLon: 80.57°WElev: 10ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 20 Jul 4:58 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cape Canaveral FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 84. East southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 84. East southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Cape Canaveral FL
 28.42°N 80.61°W (Elev. 3 ft)
3:39 pm EDT Jul 20, 2017
5pm EDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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