Rain chances return to Central Florida over weekend

High temperatures to be in the mid-80s in Orlando area

Published On: Apr 26 2013 06:45:57 AM EDT   Updated On: Apr 26 2013 09:34:50 AM EDT
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ORLANDO, Fla. -

With lots of outdoor events going on in Central Florida this weekend, heat -- and rain -- could be a big factor in the weather.

"Temperatures will be above average," said Local 6 meteorologist Troy Bridges, noting that the average high temperature for Friday is 84 degrees.  "Central Floridians can expect mid-80s through the weekend."

The high will reach 86 on Friday, with no chance for rain.  The overnight low will be in the mid-60s.

"Rain chances return to 20 percent for Saturday and Sunday," Bridges said.

The chance for rain increases to 40 percent for the workweek.

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