Current conditions | Hour by hour
- Feels Like: 77 °F
- Humidity: 89%
- Wind: 6 mph SSW
- Sunrise 6:59 AM
- Sunset: 5:34 PM
- Barometer: 29.88 in
Chance of T-storms
Chance of T-storms
- Hi 66° Lo 52°
- Chance of a Thunderstorm
- Hi 70° Lo 46°
- Hi 63° Lo 50°
- Partly Cloudy
- Hi 70° Lo 54°
- Partly Cloudy
- Tuesday... Overcast with thunderstorms, then a chance of a thunderstorm and rain showers in the afternoon. High of 81F. Winds from the South at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100% with rainfall amounts near 1.3 in. possible.
- Tuesday Night... Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and rain showers. Low of 63F. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 15 mph shifting to the WNW after midnight. Chance of rain 100% with rainfall amounts near 1.7 in. possible.
- Wednesday... Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and rain showers in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 66F. Breezy. Winds from the NNW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
- Wednesday Night... Clear. Low of 52F. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 10 mph.
- Thursday... Clear. High of 70F. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 15 mph.
|Almanac | Key: T = Trace of precipitation; MM = data not available|
|November 25, 2014|
|Normal high:||76°||Record high:||87° (1958)|
|Normal low:||58°||Record low:||23° (1970)|
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Statement as of 10:08 am EST on November 25, 2014
The National Weather Service in Tampa FL has issued a
* Flood Warning for the Little Manatee River at Wimauma
* from late tonight until Sunday morning.
* At 9 am Tuesday the stage was... 5.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by after midnight
tonight and continue to rise to near 15.3 feet by tomorrow evening.
The river is expected to fall below flood stage by early Sunday
* Impact... at 14.5 feet... flooding of several houses begins near 32nd
and 33rd streets in Ruskin.
* Impact... at 13.0 feet... the canoe rental area floods.
* Impact... at 11.0 feet... the river overflows its banks.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 15.3
feet on Jul 2 1946.
Fld observed forecast 8am
location stg stg day time Wed Thu Fri Sat sun
Wimauma 11 5.6 Tue 09 am 13.9 15.3 14.7 12.8 10.4
Lat... Lon 2763 8231 2764 8243 2770 8243 2770 8231
High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 3:03 PM EST on November 25, 2014
1126 am EST Tue Nov 25 2014
... High surf advisory in effect from 8 am to 4 PM EST Wednesday...
... Rip current risk in effect from Wednesday morning through
The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay Ruskin has issued a
high surf advisory... which is in effect from 8 am to 4 PM EST
Wednesday. A rip current risk has also been issued. This rip
current risk is in effect from Wednesday morning through
* Waves and surf... northwest winds will increase to 25 to 30 knots
with gusts up to gale force. These increasing winds will help to
build waves into the 5 to 6 foot range along area beaches on Wednesday.
* Timing... early Wednesday morning through late Wednesday afternoon.
* Impacts... rough surf and a high risk of rip currents are
expected along area beaches on Wednesday.
A high surf advisory is issued when dangerous water action is
expected along the coast. This includes rough surf... large
breaking waves... rip currents... and strong undertow.
Beach goers are urged to heed lifeguard warnings.
Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore... which occur most often at low spots or breaks in The
Sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins...
jetties and piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards and the beach
patrol. Pay attention to flags and posted signs.
If you become caught in a rip current... do not panic. Remain calm
and begin to swim parallel to shore. Once you are away from the
force of the rip current... begin to swim back to the beach. Do
not attempt to swim directly against a rip current. Even a strong
swimmer can become exhausted quickly.
... Flood Watch in effect through Wednesday morning...
The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay area - Ruskin FL has
* Flood Watch for a portion of west central Florida... including
the following areas... coastal Citrus... coastal Hernando...
coastal Hillsborough... coastal Levy... coastal Manatee...
coastal Pasco... coastal Sarasota... DeSoto... Hardee...
Highlands... inland Citrus... inland Hernando... inland
Hillsborough... inland Levy... inland Manatee... inland Pasco...
inland Sarasota... Pinellas... Polk and Sumter.
* Through Wednesday morning
* widespread rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are expected with
localized amounts of 5 to 6 inches possible.
* Roadways and low lying areas may become quickly flooded with the
heavy rainfall. Remember... do not attempt to drive your vehicle
through flooded roadways.
A Flood Watch means that flooding is possible during the next
24 to 36 hours. Residents living in flood prone areas should take
action to protect property.
Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your local media for further
Statement as of 4:27 PM EST on November 25, 2014
... Strong thunderstorms will affect eastern Hernando... eastern Pasco
and northwestern Hillsborough counties...
At 427 PM EST... National Weather Service meteorologists detected a
line of thunderstorms located along a line extending from Land O
Lakes to 7 miles south of Lake Fern... or along a line extending from
10 miles north of Lutz to 7 miles northwest of Tampa International
Airport... moving northeast at 25 mph... will affect cheval... Lutz...
Land O Lakes and Wesley Chapel... until 515 PM EST.
This includes Interstate 75 between exits 274 and 301.
Gusty winds 35 to 45 mph will occur. Frequent lightning is expected.
To be safe go indoors immediately. If caught outside... find a low
spot... and stay away from tall objects. Torrential rains will reduce
visibility to near zero and will cause ponding of water on roadways.
Lat... Lon 2841 8247 2864 8226 2863 8225 2857 8221
2858 8219 2857 8216 2829 8206 2807 8261
time... Mot... loc 2127z 222deg 79kt 2838 8237 2815 8252