Powerful Winter Storm Pounding Parts Of The Northeast and Great Lakes

A powerful winter storm is organizing near the eastern Great Lakes and will slowly lift through southeastern Canada over the next day. Heavy snow and gusty winds will wallop areas from western and Upstate New York into northern New England. Then extremely heavy lake effect snow will pound areas downwind of the Great Lakes, especially off Lakes Erie and Ontario, through Saturday afternoon. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Light Rain

65°F

18°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 8:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Sarasota FL

Small Craft Advisory until February 27, 01:00pm
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Small Craft Advisory
  •  
    Small Craft Advisory until February 27, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Thu

    Small Craft Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am.  Low around 54. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 46. North wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 64. North northeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. North northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am. Low around 54. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 46. North wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64. North northeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. North northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
Sarasota FL
 27.35°N 82.55°W (Elev. 10 ft)
7:09 pm EST Feb 26, 2020
9pm EST Feb 26, 2020-6pm EST Mar 4, 2020
 
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