Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Punta Gorda, Charlotte County Airport (KPGD)

Lat: 26.92°NLon: 81.99°WElev: 23ft.

A Few Clouds

93°F

34°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index100°F (38°C)
Last update 28 Jul 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Port Charlotte FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind around 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Port Charlotte FL
 26.99°N 82.1°W (Elev. 7 ft)
2:58 pm EDT Jul 28, 2016
5pm EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 4, 2016
 
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