Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Myers, Southwest Florida International Airport (KRSW)

Lat: 26.53°NLon: 81.77°WElev: 30ft.

Partly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 18 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 6 Dec 9:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Estero FL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 6 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. East northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 6 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 9 mph. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. East northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Estero FL
 26.44°N 81.82°W (Elev. 7 ft)
9:21 am EST Dec 6, 2016
10am EST Dec 6, 2016-6pm EST Dec 12, 2016
 
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