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Severe weather possible in portions of the Central and Southern U.S on Monday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center expects severe weather to be on possible on Monday from the southern Great Lakes to portions of the Southwest U.S. The areas of greatest concern have been highlighted by the Storm Prediction Center as a slight risk area. The primary threat with these storms will be large hail and damaging winds.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

A Few Clouds

84°F

29°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 3 May 3:53 pm EDT

Extended Forecast

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87. East wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. East northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East northeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East northeast wind around 8 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North northeast wind around 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East northeast wind around 8 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Sarasota FL
 27.33°N 82.55°W (Elev. 0 ft)
4:15 pm EDT May 3, 2015
5pm EDT May 3, 2015-6pm EDT May 10, 2015
 
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