Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Tampa, Tampa International Airport (KTPA)

Lat: 27.96°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 26ft.

A Few Clouds

80°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 20 Aug 7:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Tampa FL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Sunny then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Light and variable wind.  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 then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Tampa FL
 27.96°N 82.46°W (Elev. 33 ft)
6:00 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
8am EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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