Cooler temperatures close Orlando water parks

Highs Thursday and Friday only top out in the mid-to-upper 60s

Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park (Disney)

ORLANDO, Fla. – Local water parks will be closed for the next couple of days as Central Florida prepares to see cooler temperatures.

The highs for the next couple of days will be in mid-to-upper 60s, with lows dipping into the 40s and 50s in some areas.

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Universal Orlando said on social media Wednesday night that Volcano Bay will be closed Thursday and Friday.

Aquatica will be closed Thursday and is set to reopen Friday, according to the park’s calendar.

Disney’s Blizzard Beach will be closed Thursday and Friday because of the low temperatures. The water park reopened last weekend following a lengthy refurbishment. Typhoon Lagoon is closed for its annual refurbishment.

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Landon joined News 6 in 2017. He grew up in Southern Illinois and graduated from Southern Illinois University with a bachelors degree in TV and digital media. When he is not at work you can catch him at one of Orlando's theme parks or the beach. Before working at News 6 he worked for stations in Miami and Fort Myers.