Tampa Bay Area weather radar as of 8 p.m. on August 9, 2013.
Saturday - Starts with sunshine, humid and heating up very quickly. Morning temps in the upper 70's shoot straight up to around low to mid 90's degrees by mid-afternoon.
Scattered thunderstorms are moving in by early afternoon, and we have one more day with around a 60% coverage. Storms are expected between 1pm - 9pm, with the strongest storms between 4pm - 8pm.
Sunday - Looks to be the better day (fewer storms) of the two days. Mostly Sunny skies, and morning temps in the upper 70's heat rapidly to low to mid 90's. Only a few thunderstorms are forecasted at around a 20%-30% of the Bay Area.
Chief Meteorologist Jim Van Fleet