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Want to pop by for a quick look at the weather with no in-your-face ads? No problem, this forecast’s on us! We’ve built an accurate, real-time weather forecast system into our site for your convenience. You can select different options on the map to see things like current cloud formations and rain, glance at the week’s forecast, or go to some of the local weather resources below to get more specifics.
Forecast in Ellenton/Bradenton Area
Local Weather Stations
Florida has some of the best weather stations from a meteorological standpoint; some of the most powerful radars are situated within range of Colony Cove. Predictions in the vicinity of the Tampa Bay are a cut above the rest and we’re proud to present these local stations.
Spectrum’s Bay News 9
A staple of local news and weather for decades, Bay News 9 was the first TV station to provide volumetric radar. Now this station offers the most powerful TV radar in the world! They operate a 1.25 million watt Dual-Pole Doppler system.
Bay News 9’s website offers some of the most up-to-date information on local forecasts, they also provide valuable information during severe events. On top of that, you can stay current on local issues and learn more about your community and all the wonderful things within a short drive of the cove.
News Channel 8
WFLA-TV, or News Channel 8, is a local Tampa Bay area station that’s been in operation since 1955. This station is an NBC-affiliated news channel with local operations on the Hillsborough River. News Channel 8 has a local radar transmitter in Riverview, FL. You can click below to go to their weather webpage as well as browse their site.