Heat, Severe and Fire Weather

Excessive heat warnings persist across the Desert Southwest, while the heat and humidity lingers along the East Coast. An extensive zone of strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and locally heavy rain are expected along a strong cold front from New England to the south-central Plains. Finally, elevated fire weather threats/red flag warnings are likely across the Inter-mountain West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sarasota / Bradenton, Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (KSRQ)

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 22 Aug 12:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Sarasota FL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday 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

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 104. East northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 104. East northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Sarasota FL
 27.29°N 82.42°W (Elev. 26 ft)
9:24 pm EDT Aug 21, 2019
1am EDT Aug 22, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2019
 
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