Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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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

80°F

27°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed SE 14 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 30 Apr 9:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Utopia FL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South southeast wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East southeast wind around 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light west southwest wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South southeast wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East southeast wind around 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light west southwest wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Utopia FL
 27.24°N 82.33°W (Elev. 23 ft)
5:21 am EDT Apr 30, 2016
10am EDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm EDT May 6, 2016
 
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