Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Sarasota / Bradenton, Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (KSRQ)

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 24 May 8:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sarasota FL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East northeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. East northeast wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East northeast wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East northeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. East northeast wind 9 to 13 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East northeast wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Sarasota FL
 27.33°N 82.55°W (Elev. 0 ft)
3:06 pm EDT May 24, 2016
9pm EDT May 24, 2016-6pm EDT May 31, 2016
 
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