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    Saturday, April 19 2014
Suncoast Weather
Info
  Sat Sun Mon
Tampa
Partly Cloudy
Hi
75
Pcpn
20%
Partly Cloudy
Lo Hi
80
Pcpn
20% 0%
Partly Cloudy
Lo Hi
80
Pcpn
0% 10%
Sarasota-
Bradenton
Partly Cloudy
Hi
75
Pcpn
10%
Partly Cloudy
Lo Hi
79
Pcpn
10% 0%
Sunny
Lo Hi
81
Pcpn
0% 10%
Fort Myers
Partly Cloudy
Hi
80
Pcpn
20%
Sunny
Lo Hi
83
Pcpn
10% 0%
Sunny
Lo Hi
85
Pcpn
0% 10%
Info
Tampa, FLSarasota-Bradenton, FLFort Myers, FL
 Tampa Climate
Friday Hi 78° (-3)
Lo 67° (+4)
Rain 0.53 in. (+0.46)
Rain  Month
Year
0.88 in. (-0.43)
10.78 in. (+1.40)
Averages Records
Sat Hi
Lo
82°
64°
Hi
Lo
90° (2011)
48° (2001)
Sun Info Moon Phase
Sat Rise
Set
701 AM
758 PM
Current Phase of the Moon
Sun Rise
Set
700 AM
758 PM
 Sarasota-Bradenton Climate
Friday Hi 81° (0)
Lo 67° (+5)
Rain 0.46 in. (+0.38)
Rain  Month
Year
1.24 in. (-0.30)
11.33 in. (+0.74)
Averages Records
Sat Hi
Lo
81°
62°
Hi
Lo
93° (1927)
38° (1923)
Sun Info Moon Phase
Sat Rise
Set
702 AM
757 PM
Current Phase of the Moon
Sun Rise
Set
701 AM
758 PM
 Fort Myers Climate
Friday Hi 85° (0)
Lo 72° (+9)
Rain 0.00 in. (-0.07)
Rain  Month
Year
0.93 in. (-0.42)
7.56 in. (-0.76)
Averages Records
Sat Hi
Lo
85°
64°
Hi
Lo
93° (1972)
49° (2001)
Sun Info Moon Phase
Sat Rise
Set
700 AM
753 PM
Current Phase of the Moon
Sun Rise
Set
659 AM
754 PM
Info
High Friday 97° in Death Valley Ca
Low Friday in Crane Lake Mn
Info
- Climate change increasing massive wildfires in West
- Friday's forecast: Stormy Southeast nice elsewhere
- Tuesday's forecast: Dare we say it? Snow on the way
- Wednesday's forecast: Wintry weather makes a comeback
- Weather service targets tornado warnings more narrowly
- Thursday's forecast: Wet across the U.S.
- Quiet 2014 hurricane season forecast
- Strong storms cross Plains; 1 tornado reported
On April 19, 1988 at 3:30 AM...
A tornado moved through Madison in Madison Co., destroying 17 homes and damaging 30 others, in addition to several commercial buildings, a church, and three buildings at North Florida Junior College. Two people were killed in a mobile home and two were killed in a farm house, with 18 other injuries reported. About 90,000 chicks were killed. Other tornadoes hit Bellville in Hamilton Co., and severe thunderstorm winds were reported in Quincy, Gadsden Co. Later in the morning severe thunderstorm winds unroofed a house and blew a large tree on a car near Lake Apopka in Orange Co. and a tornado near Mascotte in Lake Co. heavily damaged seven mobile homes and a frame house.