Dangerous Heat in the West; Flash Flooding Possible Across the Southern US

Dangerous heat is expected across areas in Texas and from Washington through California. Several daily high temperature records are expected to be either tied or broken in the West. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows over the Southwestern U.S. through Friday. Locally heavy rain is expected from thunderstorms in the Southeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lakeland Linder International Airport (KLAL)

Lat: 27.98°NLon: 82.02°WElev: 141ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index75°F (24°C)
Last update 17 Aug 12:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lakeland FL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Sunny then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Lakeland FL
 28.03°N 81.96°W (Elev. 197 ft)
7:43 pm EDT Aug 16, 2022
12am EDT Aug 17, 2022-6pm EDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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