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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Punta Gorda, Charlotte County Airport (KPGD)

Lat: 26.92°NLon: 81.99°WElev: 23ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 22 Aug 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Port Charlotte FL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 102. East northeast wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 102. East northeast wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Port Charlotte FL
 26.99°N 82.1°W (Elev. 7 ft)
3:15 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
5am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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