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Tropics Continue Active

The tropics continue active this weekend, with Tropical Storm Erika moving west-northwestward near Cuba, and three named storms in the Pacific: Ignacio, Jimena, and Kilo. Interests in an near Florida should monitor Erika, and interests in and near the main Hawaiian Islands should monitor Ignacio.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Aug 2:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Nokomis FL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  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

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East northeast wind around 8 mph.  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

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 103. Northeast wind 7 to 9 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: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. East northeast wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Tropical
    Storm
    Conditions
    Possible

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South southwest wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 103. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. East northeast wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South southwest wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Nokomis FL
 27.13°N 82.44°W (Elev. 3 ft)
8:24 pm EDT Aug 28, 2015
3am EDT Aug 29, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 4, 2015
 
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