Hazards Continue With Large Low Pressure System; Another Storm For the Northwest

A large, slow moving storm system continues to produce a number of hazards across the South and East. Heavy to excessive rain possible from FL and the Southeast into the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday, also from the Lower MS Valley into the OH Valley. While, Severe storms are possible today across north-central FL. Out West, the string of moist Pacific systems continues today with high winds/rain. Read More >

Current conditions at

Punta Gorda, Charlotte County Airport (KPGD)

Lat: 26.92°NLon: 81.99°WElev: 23ft.

Overcast

80°F

27°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 14 Dec 3:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte Harbor FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. Windy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 67. South wind 7 to 14 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Windy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 67. South wind 7 to 14 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte Harbor FL
 26.97°N 82.07°W (Elev. 7 ft)
4:27 pm EST Dec 14, 2018
4pm EST Dec 14, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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