Sarasota, FL
86
Clear
Feels like 90°.
Humidity: 55% Dew Point: 68°
Clouds: 18% Pressure: 29.97 in
Wind: SSE 11 mph Visability: 10 mi Conditions as of 12:30pm
Today
88 62
Clear throughout the day.
7%   10%
7:03   7:57
Fri
84 67
Breezy until afternoon and heavy rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
91%   54%
7:02   7:57
Sat
75 65
Partly cloudy until afternoon.
11%   26%
7:01   7:58
  • Lake Wind Advisory - Click for Details
    Updated: Thu Apr-18-19 08:21am UTC
    Effective: Fri Apr-19-19 02:00pm UTC
    Expires: Fri Apr-19-19 11:00pm UTC
    Severity: Minor
    Urgency: Expected
    Certainty: Likely
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Coastal Charlotte; Coastal Citrus; Coastal Hernando; Coastal Hillsborough; Coastal Lee; Coastal Levy; Coastal Manatee; Coastal Pasco; Coastal Sarasota; DeSoto; Hardee; Highlands; Inland Charlotte; Inland Citrus; Inland Hernando; Inland Hillsborough; Inland Lee; Inland Levy; Inland Manatee; Inland Pasco; Inland Sarasota; Pinellas; Polk; Sumter
    Instructions: A lake wind advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop on area lakes. small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.
    Message Summary: ...lake wind advisory in effect from 10 am to 7 pm edt friday...
    .a strong cold front will move south through west central and southwest florida on friday. Ahead of the this front increasing south to southwest winds in the 20 to 30 mph range with higher gusts will create hazardous boating conditions on area lakes.
    ...lake wind advisory in effect from 10 am to 7 pm edt friday...
    The national weather service in tampa bay area - ruskin fl has issued a lake wind advisory, which is in effect from 10 am to 7 pm edt friday.
    * timing...mid morning on friday through friday evening.
    * winds...south to southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with higher gusts.
    * impacts...strong and gusty winds will create dangerous boating conditions on area lakes.
  • Coastal Flood Statement - Click for Details
    Updated: Thu Apr-18-19 08:20am UTC
    Effective: Fri Apr-19-19 07:00am UTC
    Expires: Fri Apr-19-19 10:00pm UTC
    Severity: Unknown
    Urgency: Unknown
    Certainty: Unknown
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Coastal Charlotte; Coastal Hillsborough; Coastal Lee; Coastal Manatee; Coastal Sarasota; Pinellas
    Instructions: A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and dangerous swimming conditions. 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. for maximum safety...swim near a lifeguard. pay attention to flags and signs. if you become caught in a rip current...yell for help. remain calm...do not exhaust yourself and stay afloat while waiting for help. if you have to swim out of a rip current...swim parallel to shore and back toward the beach when possible. do not attempt to swim directly against a rip current as you will tire quickly.
    Message Summary: ...high rip current risk in effect from late tonight through sunday morning...
    ...high surf advisory in effect from 10 am friday to 10 pm edt saturday...
    * coastal flooding...some minor coastal flooding with tides running 1 to 2 feet above normal
    * coastal flood timing...late tonight through friday evening.
    * coastal flood impacts...tides will run some 1 to 2 feet above normal especially at times of high tide friday afternoon. These above normal water levels may cause some minor coastal flooding along with some overwash on coastal roadways.
    * high surf...breaking waves up to 5 to 6 feet are expected along area beaches.
    * high surf timing...mid morning on friday through late saturday night.
    * high surf impacts...large breaking waves will produce very dangerous conditions along area beaches. Venturing into the surf is not recommended.
    * rip current timing...increasing wave action will create dangerous rip currents along area beaches late tonight through sunday morning.
    * rip current impacts...life threatening rip currents are likely today. Always swim near a lifeguard, and never swim alone!
  • High Surf Advisory - Click for Details
    Updated: Thu Apr-18-19 08:20am UTC
    Effective: Fri Apr-19-19 02:00pm UTC
    Expires: Sun Apr-21-19 02:00am UTC
    Severity: Minor
    Urgency: Expected
    Certainty: Likely
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Coastal Charlotte; Coastal Hillsborough; Coastal Lee; Coastal Manatee; Coastal Sarasota; Pinellas
    Instructions: A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and dangerous swimming conditions. 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. for maximum safety...swim near a lifeguard. pay attention to flags and signs. if you become caught in a rip current...yell for help. remain calm...do not exhaust yourself and stay afloat while waiting for help. if you have to swim out of a rip current...swim parallel to shore and back toward the beach when possible. do not attempt to swim directly against a rip current as you will tire quickly.
    Message Summary: ...high rip current risk in effect from late tonight through sunday morning...
    ...high surf advisory in effect from 10 am friday to 10 pm edt saturday...
    * coastal flooding...some minor coastal flooding with tides running 1 to 2 feet above normal
    * coastal flood timing...late tonight through friday evening.
    * coastal flood impacts...tides will run some 1 to 2 feet above normal especially at times of high tide friday afternoon. These above normal water levels may cause some minor coastal flooding along with some overwash on coastal roadways.
    * high surf...breaking waves up to 5 to 6 feet are expected along area beaches.
    * high surf timing...mid morning on friday through late saturday night.
    * high surf impacts...large breaking waves will produce very dangerous conditions along area beaches. Venturing into the surf is not recommended.
    * rip current timing...increasing wave action will create dangerous rip currents along area beaches late tonight through sunday morning.
    * rip current impacts...life threatening rip currents are likely today. Always swim near a lifeguard, and never swim alone!
  • Rip Current Statement - Click for Details
    Updated: Thu Apr-18-19 08:20am UTC
    Effective: Fri Apr-19-19 07:00am UTC
    Expires: Sun Apr-21-19 02:00pm UTC
    Severity: Moderate
    Urgency: Expected
    Certainty: Likely
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Coastal Charlotte; Coastal Hillsborough; Coastal Lee; Coastal Manatee; Coastal Sarasota; Pinellas
    Instructions: A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and dangerous swimming conditions. 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. for maximum safety...swim near a lifeguard. pay attention to flags and signs. if you become caught in a rip current...yell for help. remain calm...do not exhaust yourself and stay afloat while waiting for help. if you have to swim out of a rip current...swim parallel to shore and back toward the beach when possible. do not attempt to swim directly against a rip current as you will tire quickly.
    Message Summary: ...high rip current risk in effect from late tonight through sunday morning...
    ...high surf advisory in effect from 10 am friday to 10 pm edt saturday...
    * coastal flooding...some minor coastal flooding with tides running 1 to 2 feet above normal
    * coastal flood timing...late tonight through friday evening.
    * coastal flood impacts...tides will run some 1 to 2 feet above normal especially at times of high tide friday afternoon. These above normal water levels may cause some minor coastal flooding along with some overwash on coastal roadways.
    * high surf...breaking waves up to 5 to 6 feet are expected along area beaches.
    * high surf timing...mid morning on friday through late saturday night.
    * high surf impacts...large breaking waves will produce very dangerous conditions along area beaches. Venturing into the surf is not recommended.
    * rip current timing...increasing wave action will create dangerous rip currents along area beaches late tonight through sunday morning.
    * rip current impacts...life threatening rip currents are likely today. Always swim near a lifeguard, and never swim alone!

Next 12 Hours

1PM
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Clear
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SSE 12mph
2PM
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Clear
1% rain
S 13mph
3PM
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4PM
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6PM
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7PM
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8PM
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9PM
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0% rain
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10PM
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Clear
3% rain
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11PM
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Clear
2% rain
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12AM
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Clear
0% rain
SSE 11mph

Weekly Summary:

Rain tomorrow and next Thursday, with high temperatures falling to 75°F on Saturday.
Fri
Apr 19
84 67
Breezy until afternoon and heavy rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
91%   54%  
Sunrise: 7:02am.  Sunset: 7:57pm.
91% 54%
Sat
Apr 20
75 65
Partly cloudy until afternoon.
11%   26%  
Sunrise: 7:01am.  Sunset: 7:58pm.
11% 26%
Sun
Apr 21
77 61
Partly cloudy in the morning.
3%   15%  
Sunrise: 7:00am.  Sunset: 7:58pm.
3% 15%
Mon
Apr 22
83 55
Clear throughout the day.
0%   0%  
Sunrise: 6:59am.  Sunset: 7:59pm.
0% 0%
Tue
Apr 23
85 62
Partly cloudy in the evening.
0%   8%  
Sunrise: 6:58am.  Sunset: 7:59pm.
0% 8%
Wed
Apr 24
86 65
Partly cloudy starting in the evening.
6%   12%  
Sunrise: 6:58am.  Sunset: 8:00pm.
6% 12%
Thu
Apr 25
85 67
Rain overnight.
29%   43%  
Sunrise: 6:57am.  Sunset: 8:00pm.
29% 43%