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

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Okeechobee County Airport (KOBE)

Lat: 27.26°NLon: 80.85°WElev: 34ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 29 Apr 1:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles ENE Lorida FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southeast  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. East southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. East southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles ENE Lorida FL
 27.54°N 81.03°W (Elev. 56 ft)
1:29 pm EDT Apr 29, 2016
1pm EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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