Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

85°F

29°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 18 Aug 8:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sarasota FLSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Heat index values as high as 98. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 80 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 101. East southeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Heat index values as high as 98. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 101. East southeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Sarasota FLSimilar City Names
 27.33°N 82.55°W (Elev. 0 ft)
9:01 pm EDT Aug 18, 2018
9pm EDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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