Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leesburg International Airport (KLEE)

Lat: 28.82°NLon: 81.81°WElev: 66ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Apr 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Tavares FL

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 87. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. North northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 87. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. North northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Tavares FL
 28.79°N 81.74°W (Elev. 72 ft)
4:39 am EDT Apr 15, 2021
5am EDT Apr 15, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 21, 2021
 
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