Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains; Hot in the Southwest

Strong thunderstorms with damaging wind and hail are possible across the central Plains through Wednesday. Meanwhile, 100 degree heat continues across the Southwest into the Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ocala, Ocala International Airport-Jim Taylor Field (KOCF)

Lat: 29.17°NLon: 82.22°WElev: 89ft.

Fair

26°C

79°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (83°F)
Last update 29 Jun 2:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Crystal River FL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 32. Heat index values as high as 36. West southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 32. Heat index values as high as 36. West southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Independence Day
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Crystal River FL
 28.91°N 82.59°W (Elev. 2 m)
10:13 pm EDT Jun 28, 2016
3am EDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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