Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

The Villages (KVVG)

Lat: 28.97°NLon: 81.97°WElev: 89ft.

81°F

27°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 28 Jul 12:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Altoona FL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 11pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Light southwest wind.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Light southwest wind.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Altoona FL
 29.11°N 81.66°W
12:15 am EDT Jul 28, 2016
12am EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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