Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Valparaiso / Eglin Air Force Base (KVPS)

Lat: 30.48°NLon: 86.52°WElev: 85ft.

A Few Clouds

86°F

30°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 22 Sep 10:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Walton Beach FL

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Walton Beach FL
 30.41°N 86.61°W (Elev. 33 ft)
3:46 am CDT Sep 22, 2018
11am CDT Sep 22, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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