Port Charlotte, FL

9:33 AM EDT on May 24, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Highlander | | Change Station

Elev 16 ft 26.99 °N, 82.08 °W | Updated 5 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
86.9 °F
Feels Like 94 °F
N
9.0
Wind Variable Wind from North

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.81 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2500 ft
Heat Index 94 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 63%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:36 AM 8:14 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KPGD 241253Z 20017KT 10SM FEW025 29/23 A2980 RMK AO2 SLP093 T02890228
Pressure 29.81 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2500 ft
Heat Index 94 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 63%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:36 AM 8:14 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KPGD 241253Z 20017KT 10SM FEW025 29/23 A2980 RMK AO2 SLP093 T02890228

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Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 4:16 AM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High rip current risk remains in effect through this evening...

* rip current timing... gusty onshore winds will create hazardous
surf which in turn will create a high risk of rip currents at
area beaches through this evening.

* Rip current impacts... strong and dangerous rip currents will
be hazardous for those in the surf zone at area beaches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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... beach patrol...
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.




Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 4:20 AM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 11 am this morning to 10 PM
EDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay area - Ruskin FL has
issued a lake Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 11 am this
morning to 10 PM EDT this evening.

* Timing... 11 am EDT through 10 PM EDT today.

* Winds... 20 to 25 mph with higher gusts.

* Impacts... strong and gusty winds will create choppy and
difficult boating conditions on area lakes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.