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Severe weather threat increases this afternoon across parts of the southern Plains

The threat of severe weather is increasing for this afternoon across a large portion of Oklahoma and Texas. The greatest threat is forecast for parts of central and northern Texas where Enhanced and Moderate Risks are in place. Very large hail, damaging winds and tornadoes, some possibly strong, are all possible. Those in this region are encouraged to remain weather-aware.
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Overcast

83°F

28°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 13 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.9 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index 90°F (32°C)
Last update on 26 Apr 5:53 pm EDT

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°N Lon: 82.56°W Elev: 30ft.

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Tampa Bay, FL Local Forecast Office

Palmetto FL

7 Day Forecast

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind around 8 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78. West northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Palmetto FL
 27.51°N 82.58°W (Elev. 0 ft)
Last Update: 3:35 pm EDT Apr 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 7pm EDT Apr 26, 2015-6pm EDT May 3, 2015
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