Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Heavy Rainfall Threat to the South from Possible Tropical/Subtropical System Over the Weekend

A tropical disturbance over the Yucatan Peninsula has a High chance of developing into a tropical or subtropical depression in the Gulf over the Memorial Day Weekend. This system has the potential to bring heavy rainfall to portions of the Gulf Coast over the next 5-7 days. The threat of rip currents will also steadily increase along the Gulf from FL to LA over the holiday weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 12:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sarasota FL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 79. East southeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. Windy, with a southeast wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 79. East southeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Windy, with a southeast wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Sarasota FL
 27.33°N 82.55°W (Elev. 0 ft)
8:41 pm EDT May 24, 2018
1am EDT May 25, 2018-6pm EDT May 31, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database