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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding is likely. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Myers, Southwest Florida International Airport (KRSW)

Lat: 26.53°NLon: 81.77°WElev: 30ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.4 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 7:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Port La Belle FL

  • Today

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind 9 to 11 mph.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 9 to 13 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 10 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Port La Belle FL
 26.79°N 81.32°W
4:46 am EDT May 23, 2015
9am EDT May 23, 2015-6pm EDT May 29, 2015
 
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