Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 27.4°NLon: 82.56°WElev: 30ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index75°F (24°C)
Last update 20 Aug 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Bradenton FL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 77. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 103. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. East northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. North wind around 6 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 77. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 103. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. East northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. North wind around 6 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
West Bradenton FL
 27.49°N 82.61°W (Elev. 23 ft)
3:05 am EDT Aug 20, 2019
6am EDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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