Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from northern Florida to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Severe thunderstorms remain a threat for north-central Florida through tonight. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Myers, Page Field (KFMY)

Lat: 26.58°NLon: 81.86°WElev: 16ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 14 Dec 6:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Myers Beach FL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. West wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 72. North northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. West wind around 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 72. North northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Myers Beach FL
 26.45°N 81.92°W (Elev. 3 ft)
6:27 pm EST Dec 14, 2018
7pm EST Dec 14, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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