Excessive Heat in Southern California; Tropical Storm Ian Expected to Rapidly Intensify

Excessive heat is possible through Wednesday over southern California. Strong thunderstorms may pose some risk for severe weather across parts of the upper Ohio Valley into the northern Mid Atlantic coast. Tropical Storm Ian is forecast to approach the Florida peninsula at major hurricane strength by midweek, and poses a risk of dangerous storm surge, hurricane-force winds, and heavy rainfall. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Myers, Southwest Florida International Airport (KRSW)

Lat: 26.53°NLon: 81.77°WElev: 30ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 24 Sep 11:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Estero FL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. East northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 99. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Sunny then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 98. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 84. East northeast wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 74. East northeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 87. Breezy, with an east wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Tropical
    Storm
    Conditions
    Possible

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. East northeast wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 99. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 98. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 84. East northeast wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 74. East northeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 87. Breezy, with an east wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Hurricane conditions possible. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Estero FL
 26.44°N 81.82°W (Elev. 7 ft)
11:03 pm EDT Sep 24, 2022
12am EDT Sep 25, 2022-6pm EDT Sep 30, 2022
 
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