Severe Storms in the Plains; Heavy Rain Potential in the Plains and Southeast

An approaching cold front will produce severe storms, including a few possible tornadoes and flash flooding across the Plains today. A stationary front along the Southeast coast and Florida continues the threat for heavy rainfall and widespread potential for flooding. The heat continues across much of the Southwest, and is building across the Southern Plains once again. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ocala International Airport - Jim Taylor Field (KOCF)

Lat: 29.16°NLon: 82.22°WElev: 79ft.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 17 Aug 10:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Ocala FL

Flood Watch until August 17, 08:00pm
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Flood Watch
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    Flood Watch until August 17, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sat

    Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 86. Southwest wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of thunderstorms, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. South wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 86. Southwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
A chance of thunderstorms, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. South wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Ocala FL
 29.16°N 82.07°W
11:17 am EDT Aug 17, 2019
11am EDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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