Large and Powerful Storm Transitioning From the Central U.S. into the East

A large and powerful low pressure system is forecast to shift from the central U.S. to the Northeast over the next few days. Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from Florida to the Carolinas today with damaging winds and a few tornadoes. Heavy rain is likely from the Mid-Atlantic through New England Friday and Saturday, which may lead to urban and renewed river flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lakeland Regional (KLAL)

Lat: 27.98°NLon: 82.02°WElev: 141ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Oct 8:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lakeland FL

Tornado Watch until October 28, 05:00pm
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Tornado Watch
  •  
    Tornado Watch until October 28, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Thu

    Tornado Watch

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 83. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Breezy

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. West southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light west wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 83. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. West southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light west wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Lakeland FL
 28.06°N 81.96°W (Elev. 184 ft)
9:22 am EDT Oct 28, 2021
9am EDT Oct 28, 2021-6pm EDT Nov 3, 2021
 
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