Rain chances dip before rebounding in Central Florida

Dry, warm weekend on tap for Orlando area

Author: Troy Bridges, Weather
Published On: Feb 25 2014 06:13:45 AM EST   Updated On: Feb 25 2014 08:00:42 AM EST
Local 6 Weather Team
ORLANDO, Fla. -

Rain chances in Central Florida drop on Tuesday before bouncing back for the middle of the week.

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"Drier air works in for Tuesday afternoon, leading to lower rain chances at 20 percent," Local 6 meteorologist Troy Bridges said.  "A new front moves in Wednesday, increasing rain chances to 50 percent."

High temperatures warm to 80 degrees Tuesday afternoon in Orlando.  The overnight low will be around 60 degrees.

Temperatures warm to 75 degrees Wednesday afternoon.

By Friday, rain chances are only 20 percent as the front moves out, warming to 74.

The weekend will be dry and warm, as highs reach 79 Saturday and 80 on Sunday.