Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Midwest: Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Strong to severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will be possible from the Central Plains to the Mid-South and the Great Lakes as a cold front moves eastward. An organized area of thunderstorms may produce a greater severe threat, including a derecho with winds up to 100 mph across parts of Iowa, Illinois, and southern Wisconsin. Read More >

Current conditions at

Tampa, Tampa International Airport (KTPA)

Lat: 27.96°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 26ft.

Thunderstorm

92°F

33°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed N 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index100°F (38°C)
Last update 10 Aug 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Tampa FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 89. Heat index values as high as 101. Light northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 89. Heat index values as high as 101. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Tampa FL
 27.96°N 82.48°W (Elev. 23 ft)
4:17 pm EDT Aug 10, 2020
5pm EDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 17, 2020
 
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