Central Florida braces for big cooldown

Weekend lows to dip into 30s in Orlando area

Published On: Feb 27 2013 06:14:24 AM EST   Updated On: Feb 27 2013 08:25:41 AM EST
Cool temperatures across the U.S.
ORLANDO, Fla. -

After tracking severe storms across Central Florida on Tuesday, Local 6 meteorologists are tracking a big cooldown for the weekend.

Wednesday will start with some cloud cover, but temperatures will warm to 76 degrees.

"More sunshine will break out as the day progresses," Local 6 meteorologist Troy Bridges said.

The overnight low will drop into the low 50s.

On Thursday, high temps will reach the mid-70s across Central Florida, but cooler weather will reach the region by the weekend.

Temperatures only warm into the mid-60s on Saturday, and lows will drop into the 30s and 40s Saturday and Sunday nights.

By Sunday, temperatures will only warm into the 50s and 60s.

There's a 10 percent chance of rain on Saturday and Sunday.

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