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

Tampa, Tampa International Airport (KTPA)

Lat: 27.96°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 26ft.

Thunderstorm

77°F

25°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 28 Jul 1:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Tampa FL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Tampa FL
 27.96°N 82.48°W (Elev. 23 ft)
10:17 pm EDT Jul 27, 2016
2am EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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