Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Partly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 3 May 12:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Palmetto FL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 8 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 64. North wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 8 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. West northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 64. North wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Palmetto FL
 27.51°N 82.58°W (Elev. 0 ft)
9:02 pm EDT May 2, 2016
1am EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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