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A Major Severe Weather Outbreak is Forecast Today and/or Tonight

A severe thunderstorm and tornado outbreak is expected today across north Florida and south Georgia, with the significant severe threat also expected to extend southward into central Florida and northeastward into South Carolina this evening. A few long-track, strong tornadoes will be possible. In the west, more heavy rain and mountain snow will occur into the early part of this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Punta Gorda, Charlotte County Airport (KPGD)

Lat: 26.92°NLon: 81.99°WElev: 23ft.

Overcast and Breezy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 23 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.68 in (1005.2 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 22 Jan 1:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Punta Gorda FL

High Surf Advisory until January 24, 01:00pm
Lake Wind Advisory until January 23, 07:00pm
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High Surf Advisory
Lake Wind Advisory
  •  
    High Surf Advisory until January 24, 01:00pm
    Lake Wind Advisory until January 23, 07:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Windy, with a south southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 67. Windy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Windy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 52. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Windy, with a south southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 67. Windy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 52. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Punta Gorda FL
 26.9°N 82.05°W (Elev. 3 ft)
3:02 am EST Jan 22, 2017
2pm EST Jan 22, 2017-6pm EST Jan 28, 2017
 
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