TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Happy Fri-Yay! We got toasty warm today, with temperatures topping out in the mid to upper 80s. The gusty northeasterly winds continue through sunset, but fade slightly overnight.
Tonight will be comfortable and clear, with temperatures sinking down into the lovely mid to upper 60s overnight.
Saturday starts out cool and crisp. We will warm up quickly under mostly sunny skies. Temperatures will hit the mid to upper 80s during the afternoon. Expect another gusty afternoon with building winds out of the east between 15-20 mph and gusts closer 20 mph. The wind makes it rough and choppy out on the water.
Saturday night will be lovely, with temperatures sinking down into the comfortable 70s with a gusty breeze. If you are headed to Raymond James Stadium for the Kenny Chesney concert, expect temperature in the mid to low 80s when the concert kicks off and when the sun goes down the temperatures will sink into the 70s.
Sunday starts off nice and cool, with temperatures in the mid to upper 60s, still enjoying low humidity. We warm up with building winds again, hitting the upper 80s with winds between 12-17 mph. There is a 10% chance for a passing stray inland shower, but the bulk of our area will stay dry.
Monday starts off in the upper 60s and warms up into the low 90s. The winds finally fade a bit and that will make it feel even toastier. There is another 20% chance for a stray afternoon shower.
Tuesday starts of around 70° and warms into the upper 80s under partly cloudy skies. The day will be noticeably more humid, with westerly winds pumping warmer, more moist air over our area. There is a 20% chance for an isolated shower during the afternoon hours.
Wednesday starts off in the low 70s and warms into the upper 80s. Expect partly cloudy skies and a 20% chance for a stray shower or two during the afternoon.
A weak, mostly dry front pushes through resulting in more clear skies and lower humidity starting on Thursday. We’ll wake up in the cool, crisp mid 60s and warm into the mid to upper 80s with sunny skies to end next week.