Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 20 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 5 Dec 8:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Sarasota FL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Areas of fog before 2pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a north wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Areas of fog before 2pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a north wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Sarasota FL
 27.33°N 82.55°W (Elev. 0 ft)
8:26 pm EST Dec 5, 2016
9pm EST Dec 5, 2016-6pm EST Dec 12, 2016
 
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