Ian Battering the Florida Peninsula with Catastrophic Storm Surge, Winds, and Flooding

Ian made landfall on mainland Florida as a category 4 major hurricane near 4:30 PM ET south of Punta Gorda near Pirate Harbor. Catastrophic storm surge inundation along with destructive waves is ongoing along the southwest Florida coastline. Hurricane-force winds are expected to spread inland to central Florida near the core of Ian through early Thursday. Heavy rainfall will continue flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gila Bend Air Force Auxiliary Field (KGXF)

Lat: 32.8875°NLon: 112.72°WElev: 859ft.

Partly Cloudy

97°F

36°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed SSE 2 MPH
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.55 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 28 Sep 01:56 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles NNW Gila Bend AZ

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 94. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 95. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 95. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 94. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 95. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 95. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 96. East wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 97. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 95. East wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles NNW Gila Bend AZ
 33.09°N 112.72°W (Elev. 1391 ft)
4:02 pm MST Sep 28, 2022
9pm MST Sep 28, 2022-6pm MST Oct 5, 2022
 
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