Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rainfall, And Threat For Flooding Eastern U.S.; Weekend Stripe of Snow For Upper Midwest/Great Lakes

Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds and a few tornadoes will be possible from the Southeast U.S. into the Mid-Atlantic into this evening. Heavy rainfall could lead to flooding with the largest threat for New England. A stripe of heavy snow is forecast this weekend from eastern South Dakota across a portion of the Upper Midwest into southern lower Michigan. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

A Few Clouds

77°F

25°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 26 Apr 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles E Ellenton FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a west wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 91. East wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. East wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a west wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 91. East wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. East wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Ellenton FL
 27.53°N 82.48°W (Elev. 3 ft)
11:05 am EDT Apr 26, 2019
12pm EDT Apr 26, 2019-6pm EDT May 2, 2019
 
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