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Significant Storm Systems on Both the West and East Coast

Heavy rain along the west coast, especially, in Southern California will bring a threat of mud and debris flows from burn scars. Severe thunderstorms with potential for damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes may occur across the Florida Peninsula and portions of the Southeast. Another Nor'easter will bring snow and gusty winds to the Middle Atlantic and Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bartow Municipal (KBOW)

Lat: 27.95° N Lon: 81.78° W Elev: 128 ft.

Fair with Haze



Humidity NA
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint NA
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 20 Mar 6:55 am EDT
Detailed forecast for

Polk County

Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of thunderstorms through the day. Showers in the afternoon. Windy with highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers in the evening, then mostly clear after midnight. Breezy cooler. Less humid with lows in the mid 50s. West winds 15 to 20 mph decreasing to around 10 mph after midnight. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Sunny and breezy and not as warm with highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear cooler with lows in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night And Friday
Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Friday Night And Saturday
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Saturday Night
Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Sunday Through Monday
Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 80s. Lows in the upper 50s.

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313 AM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018

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