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Heavy rain possible over parts of the Southeast through the weekend

Unsettled weather will continue through the rest of the work week from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Southeast/Florida and the southern Mid-Atlantic, with scattered showers and thunderstorms that may contain moderate to heavy rainfall continuing to pop up. Locally heavy rainfall is possible over much of Florida and the northern Gulf Coast during the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sarasota / Bradenton, Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (KSRQ)

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Longboat Key FL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 83. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Longboat Key FL
 27.38°N 82.62°W (Elev. 3 ft)
2:36 am EDT May 24, 2018
6am EDT May 24, 2018-6pm EDT May 30, 2018
 
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