Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains; Hot in the Southwest

Strong thunderstorms with damaging wind and hail are possible across the central Plains through Wednesday. Meanwhile, 100 degree heat continues across the Southwest into the Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Winter Havens Gilbert Airport (KGIF)

Lat: 28.06°NLon: 81.76°WElev: 141ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 29 Jun 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Winter Haven FL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 99. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 99. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Independence Day
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Winter Haven FL
 28.03°N 81.7°W (Elev. 125 ft)
5:18 am EDT Jun 29, 2016
7am EDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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