Severe Storms in the Plains; Heavy Rain Potential in the Plains and Southeast

An approaching cold front will produce severe storms, including a few possible tornadoes and flash flooding across the Plains today. A stationary front along the Southeast coast and Florida continues the threat for heavy rainfall and widespread potential for flooding. The heat continues across much of the Southwest, and is building across the Southern Plains once again. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Overcast

78°F

26°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 17 Aug 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

The Meadows FL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 2pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 2pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
The Meadows FL
 27.37°N 82.47°W (Elev. 26 ft)
7:05 am EDT Aug 17, 2019
9am EDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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