Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leesburg International Airport (KLEE)

Lat: 28.82°NLon: 81.81°WElev: 66ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 17 May 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Leesburg FL

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 92. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 92. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Leesburg FL
 28.83°N 81.87°W (Elev. 62 ft)
10:30 am EDT May 17, 2022
11am EDT May 17, 2022-6pm EDT May 23, 2022
 
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