Shiny, happy: Central Florida forecast calls for warmup into 80s by end of week
ORLANDO, Fla. – After a breezy start across Central Florida, winds will gust near 20 mph Tuesday afternoon. Expect high temperatures in the mid-70s after starting out in the 40s and 50s across most of Central Florida. AdExpect high temperatures near 80 on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, with highs in the mid-80s this weekend. There are no big rain chances in the forecast through the start of next week. We saw no rain in Orlando on Monday, putting our deficit at 2.19 inches since January 1.
Chilly start to week, but pleasant warmup on the way
ORLANDO, Fla. – After starting Monday in the 30s and 40s across most of Central Florida, you can expect a breezy day with highs in the low 70s. Sunshine will abound most of the week, with very limited rain chances and a high near 71 in Orlando. The average high in Orlando on this date is 77. Expect highs in he mid-70s on Tuesday and upper 70s Wednesday, under mostly sunny skies. Don’t forget to set your clock ahead one hour before going to bed Saturday night.
Roller coaster forecast: Front brings cooler temperatures to Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – A front moving brought rain and storms to Central Florida overnight and will drag cooler temperatures into the region Tuesday. A day after setting some record highs -- Melbourne topped out at 89 degrees Monday, besting the record of 88, set in 1939 -- highs will be in the low to mid-70s Tuesday. [MASSIVE WINTER STORM HITS MOST OF US]Orlando should reach a high around 72. The record high is 87, set in 1944. Even with the recent storms, Orlando has a yearly rain deficit of 1.12 inches.
Central Florida forecast calls for fog, warmth. Rain on the way
ORLANDO, Fla. – We are dealing with dense fog across Central Florida for the third day in a row. There is a dense fog advisory for northern counties until 10 a.m. Thursday. Rain chances increase to 50% on Friday and 60% on Saturday and Sunday. AdOrlando’s yearly rain deficit stands at 2.38. The record high in Orlando on this date is 88, set in 1921.
Warmup, rain highlight this week’s forecast in Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – After the risk of severe weather over the weekend, things have calmed down Monday behind a front. Expect a 20% chance for rain and a high in the mid-70s in Orlando. Highs in the low 80s are on tap for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, with rain chances staying at 20%. Rain chances jump to 60% on Friday, with highs near 80. As of now, the weekend is looking like highs in the mid-70s, with a 30% chance of rain Saturday and Sunday.
OK, we get it, it’s winter. Wind chill readings hit 20s in parts of Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – There was yet another cold start across Central Florida as temperatures dropped into the 30s and 40s Wednesday. Feels-like temperatures dipped into the upper 20s in parts of Flagler and Brevard counties, with Ocala reaching a wind chill of 32. [TRENDING: How to get a vaccine in Fla. | Wanted: Man accused of shooting at detective | Cops: Fla. man decapitated hamster]There’s a freeze warning in effect for Orange, Lake, Flagler, Marion, Sumter, Volusia and Brevard counties through Thursday. There is also a wind chill advisory for most of the region as the wind will continue to kick up through 9 a.m. Wednesday. Expect highs in the upper 60s Thursday and the mid-70s Friday and Saturday, with rain chances returning for the weekend.
Central Florida shivers: Even colder air coming our way
ORLANDO, Fla. – We’re starting off cold Tuesday across Central Florida, but Wednesday will be even colder. There is a wind chill advisory for most of Central Florida, and a freeze warning is in effect Wednesday for the northern parts of the region. The wind will continue to kick up through the day, leading to a very chilly afternoon. Orlando will warm to 56 for the afternoon high. The average high in Orlando on this date is 72.
30s alert! Cold front brings drastic changes to Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – A cold front will bring major changes to Central Florida’s weather. The cold front moves through by the afternoon and temperatures will dramatically drop off. [TRENDING: Missing toddlers pulled from Fla. pond | How to register for vaccine in Fla.]Morning lows Tuesday and Wednesday will be in the 30s across Central Florida. There will be a wind chill advisory in effect Tuesday morning as the wind continues to kick up and temperatures continue to drop. We will stay dry through Friday, then rain chances return at 30% on Saturday and Sunday, with high temperatures near 80 by the end of the week.
You think this is cold for Florida? Wait until next week
Boy Scout Troop 113 in Tomball was on their survival training and got to witness this incredible sunset. ORLANDO, Fla. – Central Florida is starting off in the 30s and 40s on Friday. Ocala reached the freezing point Friday morning and a frost advisory remains in effect until 9 a.m. in Marion County. [TRENDING: Video shows deputy Tasing student | How to get the vaccine in Fla. | NASA tests new moon rocket]The Orlando area will warm to a high in the mid-60s. However, another front brings rain and cooler temperatures early next week, with lows projected to be in the 30s near metro Orlando.
Central Florida flirts with record highs, but another cooldown is coming
ORLANDO, Fla. – We are pinpointing patchy fog across Central Florida on Tuesday morning, with temperatures warm and muggy and most areas in the 60s. Once again, expect high temperatures in the mid-80s on Tuesday and Wednesday ahead of a new front. The average high in Orlando on this date is 72. After warming into the 80s Monday through Wednesday, expect highs in the 60s on Thursday and Friday. By the weekend, temperatures are back in the 70s, with dry conditions.
Orlando nearly hits record temperatures
ORLANDO, Fla. – Central Florida hit a high of 82 degrees in Orlando Monday afternoon. We did not set a record Monday but we did get close. The record today is from 1920 when Central Florida hit 86 degrees in Orlando. Again, very close to a record high, but not getting the record. By Wednesday evening at 6 p.m. the next cold front will be marching into the metro area of Central Florida.
Central Florida about to warm it up
Cocoa Beach Pier now requires all guests to wear face masks as COVID-19 pandemic continuesORLANDO, Fla. – A big warmup is taking place in Central Florida. Expect highs in the mid-80s in Orlando on Monday and Tuesday and the low to mid-80s on Wednesday. We will see a new front bring minimal rain chances on Thursday, but it will drop temperatures. Expect a high in the mid-70s on Thursday, with highs in the 60s on Friday and Saturday. Orlando received no rain Sunday, putting the city’s yearly rain deficit at 1.52 inches.
What. A. Weekend. Sunny skies and 70s in Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – We enjoyed a milder start across Central Florida on Friday, with many areas in the upper 50s. Highs will reach the mid- to upper 70s Friday in Orlando. The average high on this date is 71. Rain chances are slim over the weekend. Orlando officially received no rain Thursday, putting the city’s yearly rain deficit at 1.36 inches.
Wonderful weather flows into Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – Thursday started milder than the past several days, and the afternoon will downright beautiful. The average high on this date is 71. The record high on this date is 87, set in 1963. Slight rain chances at 20% roll in by Saturday, with highs in the low 70s. As of now, it looks like next workweek will start in the 80s, with a cooldown later next week.
Here comes the nice weather you’ve been waiting for
ORLANDO, Fla. – With dry air in place behind a front, we are starting off Wednesday on the cool side in Central Florida. Expect high temperatures, however, to climb into the mid-70s later in the day. The average high in Orlando on this date is 71. We will warm to a high near 80 on Friday, with slight rain chances. Expect mid-70s for highs through the weekend.
Central Florida wakes up to freeze warning, frost advisory
ORLANDO, Fla. – Freeze warnings and frost advisories are in effect across Central Florida as cold air envelops the region. There are frost advisories in effect until 8 a.m. for inland Volusia and Flagler counties, northern Lake County, all of Sumter County and a large part of Marion County. There is a freeze warning in effect until 8 a.m. in western Marion. A freeze warning means temperatures will be at or below freezing for several hours. The average high in Orlando on this date is 71.
Chill out, it’s going to warm up -- later this week
Many areas are starting off in the 40s and 50s, with some 30s in northern zones. There is a freeze warning in effect for western Marion County until 8 a.m. Tuesday. A freeze warning means temperatures will drop close to, if not below, freezing for several hours. Overnight lows will range from the 30s to upper 40s. By the middle of the week, temperatures will be in the 70s, climbing near 80 on Friday.
Cool start leads to nice day, but 30s are on the way
Central Florida will once again feel the quick turnaround over the weekend. Sunshine will be out to start, but clouds gradually increase as another cold front approaches the Sunshine State. Future radar FridayClouds will be around to start the weekend, but sunshine breaks out by Saturday afternoon. Most of Central Florida will wake up to temperatures in the 30s. Frost is possible west of I-95.
Sunny, brisk days on tap in Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – Now the a front has moved through Central Florida, there is rain to the south, but we will see cooler, drier air. Orlando will reach a high in the mid-60s on Thursday. | Tourists flocking to Fla. for vaccine? Friday’s high will be in the upper 60s. The weekend will be dry, but the high on Saturday will be around 62 degrees.
Enjoy the day, but more cool air is on the way
ORLANDO, Fla. – We are pinpointing the approach of a new front across Central Florida. Ahead of the front on Tuesday, expect plenty of clouds, but temperatures will warm into the low 70s for highs. In Orlando, we can expect a high temperature of 72. High temperatures will be in the 60s the rest of the week. We will remain in the 60s through the weekend and for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday.
Orlando area warms into 70s after cold weekend
ORLANDO, Fla. – After a brisk and downright cold weekend across Central Florida, we’ll see temperatures bounce back Monday. The overnight low will be in the upper 50s. That front will drop temperatures into the 60s for the rest of the week and the weekend. We will have a reinforcing cool front that will keep temperatures in the low 60s for the weekend. The overnight low early Sunday could be in the upper 30s.
Freeze in effect for 2 Central Florida counties
ORLANDO, Fla. – Freezing temperatures are on the way for Sunday morning in Central Florida. There is a freeze watch in effect currently for Marion County and Flagler County through Sunday morning. We are pinpointing a front as it moved through Central Florida on Friday. Expect temperatures to dip into the 30s and 40s tonight with a freeze warning likely in effect by Sunday morning. That warning is in effect for Flagler county and for Marion County.
Cold front drops Central Florida temperatures to 30s, 40s
ORLANDO, Fla. – Central Floridians woke up Tuesday to 30s and 40s after another cold front passed through the region. Tuesday will be a far cry from the record highs -- temperatures in the 80s -- that we saw at the end of last week. Most of Central Florida will warm into the mid- and upper 60s Tuesday and Wednesday. The record low on this date is 26, set in 1918. We will be dry for the weekend, with high temperatures in the mid- to upper 60s.
Welcoming near record warmth into the new year
High pressure will continue to reside over the western Atlantic, keeping any notable fronts well north of the areas. Along with the warmth, expect breezy to gusty winds along the coast Thursday with winds up to 15 miles per hour. RECORDS THURSDAY:Daytona Beach: High: 88 (1990) -- Low: 70 (2015)Leesburg: High: 83 (2015) -- Low: 67 (2015)Sanford: High: 85 (1990) -- Low: 71 (2015)Orlando: High: 85 (1924) -- Low: 69 (1900)Melbourne: High: 88 (1966) -- Low: 72 (2006)The last sunrise of the year is a beauty. Expect generally dry conditions with well above normal temperatures to start off 2021 as high pressure continues to dominate. This will give us a couple of days of near or slightly below normal temperatures.
Central Florida weather ending 2020 on high note
ORLANDO, Fla. – We are starting off Wednesday morning mild, with temperatures in the mid-50s inland to the mid-60s along the coast. The other hazards in the forecast remain along the immediate coast, with beaches seeing a moderate risk of rip currents through the end of the week. The strong high is forecast to finally break down this weekend as our next front arrives on Saturday. The front will eventually drop southeast across Central Florida, with its possible arrival between sunset Saturday and sunrise Sunday. Drier and cooler weather will begin to settle in by Sunday afternoon and into the first half of next week.
2020 ending very nicely -- at least weatherwise
With an onshore breeze, expect a mix of sun and clouds and slight chance of a passing shower along the immediate coastline. Temperatures will remain similar to Monday, with afternoon highs in the Orlando area in the low to mid-70s. As the large ridge slides into the Atlantic, a more dominate east to southeast flow will set up, warming highs into the lower 80s by New Year’s Day. The next cold front arrives by Saturday, bringing back the chance of rain across the area to 40%. Expect drier and cooler weather to start Saturday night and continuing through Tuesday, with highs in the 60s.
Picture-perfect: Warmup leads to lovely weather for last week of 2020
ORLANDO, Fla. – We are starting the last week of 2020 in the upper 40s to mid-50s. Later Monday afternoon, however, expect highs to warm into the low 70s, under partly cloudy skies. Expect a gradual warming trend through the end of the year, with highs nearing 80 degrees by New Year’s Eve. Our next cold front arrives on January 1, with rain chances at 40%. Cooler weather arrives by this weekend, with daytime highs in the 60s.
A new front moves in dropping temperatures in time for Christmas
ORLANDO, Fla. – Central Florida is enjoying a clear start with cool temperatures in the 40s and 50s. Temperatures will be in the mid-70s on Wednesday and in the upper 70s by Christmas Eve day. A new front will bring a 40% chance for rain on Christmas Eve and a big cool down by Christmas Day. Expect morning lows on Christmas in the 30s and high temperatures only in the 50s. The record high for Dec. 22 is 86 set in 2013.
Bundle up: Will the cold stick around for Santa?
The average high on Dec. 18 is 73. #flwx pic.twitter.com/Bvff8eNzgj — Jonathan Kegges (@JonathanKegges) December 18, 2020The average high in Orlando is 72 degrees. [RELATED: Cold weather could move into Central Florida just in time for Christmas]The record high for today is 90° setback in 1961. The average low for today is 52°. The record low for Dec. 18 is 32 set in 1901.
Cold front drops temperatures in Central Florida
(Image credit: John Speck)ORLANDO, Fla. – After a cold front moved through Central Florida, we will enjoy clearing skies with cooler temperatures on Thursday. The normal high in Orlando on this date is 72. The record high is 87, set in 1922. The normal low is 52. The record low is 31, set in 1916.
LIVE RADAR: Front bringing heavy rain, big cooldown to Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – We are pinpointing a front that will move across Central Florida on Wednesday. The front will come in as a squall line, with heavy rain and some strong wind gusts. Most of the heavy rain will push out Wednesday night. Orlando will reach a high in the upper 70s. Expect 40s and 50s across the region early Thursday morning, with highs in the 60s Thursday and Friday afternoon.
Beautiful day in Central Florida, but rain on the way
ORLANDO, Fla. – We are pinpointing a beautiful Tuesday in the Orlando area after a front moved through Monday. After the last few days in the 80s, we can expect a high of 76. The normal high temperature in Orlando on this date is 73. Behind the front, expect a cooldown, with highs in the mid-60s Thursday and Friday. For the weekend, we will see high temperatures rebound into the low and mid-70s.
Highs hit 80s in Central Florida, but 2 fronts to bring another cooldown
ORLANDO, Fla. – We are pinpointing a front moving across Central Florida on Monday that will bring a 30% chance of rain and more cloud cover. Expect a high temperature of 82 in Orlando ahead of the front. The record high on this date is 86, set in 1919. By Thursday and Friday, highs will be in the 60s, with lows in the 40s and 50s. Orlando has a rainfall surplus of 3.25 inches in 2020.
Will temps reach the 80s this week in Central Florida?
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Central Florida is looking at one more chilly night this week. That is only 3 degrees warmer than last night, but it will make a difference. Look for a high of 73 degrees in Orlando with lots of sun. Friday we will be at 74 degrees, the normal high for this time of year, and we will still be sunny and dry. The next cold Front is coming to Central Florida on Monday.
Frost Advisory in effect for a large part of Central Florida
[TRENDING: This woman received the first COVID-19 vaccine | Judge scolds theme park trespasser | Chuck Yeager dies at 97]We are looking at another cold night in Central Florida. There is now a Frost Advisory in Effect for everyone except Flagler, Coastal Volusia, and Brevard counties. Everyone else has the Frost Advisory until 8 a.m. Wednesday. Widespread Frost is to be expected. The high makes it back to 65, not normal, but much better than the 57 Central Florida had for a high today.
Here come the 30s: Rainy start leads to damp, cool day in Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – We are pinpointing a cold front moving through Central Florida, bringing light rain to the region Monday morning. [TRENDING: ‘Christmas Star’ forming soon | This holiday drone light show is way COOL | Can I legally pass a police car in traffic?] Most of the region started Monday in the 50s, but the coldest air will come early Tuesday, with most of Central Florida dipping into the 30s. We will be warming by Friday and the weekend, with highs reaching the low to mid-70s. Orlando officially received 0.04 inches of rain Sunday, putting its rain surplus at 3.60 inches in 2020.
Cold start gives way to nice day in Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – It was another chilly start across Central Florida on Thursday. But there is a warmup in store as temperatures will be back into the mid-70s in the afternoon. After starting off in the 30s and 40s across the region, Orlando will reach a high near 73 degrees. Wednesday’s high was 60. The front will drop high temperatures by the end of the weekend into the mid-60s.
Baby, it’s cold outside! Central Florida wakes up to 30s
ORLANDO, Fla. – The coldest air of the season is in place across Central Florida. In Orlando, expect a high temperature of 64 on Wednesday. The normal high temperature for Orlando is 75. Pinpointing the tropicsA gale force non-tropical low pressure system is centered between the Madeira Islands and the Azores. The low has a 10% chance of development over the next five days and will not impact the United States.
Fun while it lasted: After a few cool and breezy days, a warmup is on the way
ORLANDO, Fla. – Central Florida is getting one more chilly start Thursday before warmer air moves into Central Florida. As some dry air sticks around with a northerly wind, temperatures will start out in the 40s and 50s once again. More humid air moves in by the afternoon with a shift in the wind out of the northeast. The National Hurricane Center is giving it a 10% chance of formation over the next five days. The Hurricane Center is giving it a 20 percent chance of development over the next five days.
Groovy, cool forecast: Highs in 70s, lows in 50s
ORLANDO, Fla. – A new front is moving through Central Florida and it’s bringing big changes. Expect patchy fog to start early Monday morning, but it will burn off by 9 a.m. Expect morning lows in the 50s, with afternoon highs in the low and mid-70s through Thursday. Iota s moving west at 10 mph and is likely to make landfall Monday as a Category 3 hurricane. Meanwhile, an area of low pressure could form in a few days over the central or southwestern Caribbean Sea.
Do you see what I see? Nice weekend, cooldown coming
ORLANDO, Fla. – Now that Eta has pulled away from Florida, we can expect a great weekend of weather. Expect highs in the mid- to upper 80s in the Orlando area through the weekend. Meanwhile, Theta is still a tropical storm just south of the Azores, with 60 mph winds as it moves east at 12 mph. Elsewhere, a tropical wave located over the central Caribbean Sea continues to produce a large area of showers and thunderstorms. The National Hurricane Center says there’s a 90% chance of tropical development over the next two days.
Tropical Storm Eta brings more rain to Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – Central Florida will continue to see off-and-on showers Tuesday due to Tropical Storm Eta, which continues to churn in the Gulf of Mexico, just northwest of the western tip of Cuba. The latest track from the National Hurricane Center keeps Eta away from Florida, except for the Panhandle. Eta does look like it will stay a tropical storm and or weaken to a tropical depression over the weekend as it moves closer to the northern Gulf Coast. For more head to https://t.co/KqvEKAk5Md pic.twitter.com/7dIuZJrFo4 — Troy Bridges (@TroyNews6) November 10, 2020Meanwhile, a new tropical storm developed late Monday. There is also a tropical wave producing disorganized showers and thunderstorms in the eastern Atlantic.
Rain chances ramp up heading into weekend
ORLANDO, Fla. – Temperatures will warm into the mid-80s across Central Florida on Thursday, with a slight chance of rain. Rain chances are at 20% Thursday afternoon, but they increase to 30% on Friday and 50% on Saturday. By Sunday, rain chances ramp up to 70%, with more rain next week. The official track takes Eta to Cuba by the weekend. We will have to continue to watch to see if the track changes based on these model changes.
Central Florida forecast: Changes -- and Eta? -- on the way
ORLANDO, Fla. – We will see a few changes in the coming days in Central Florida as more moisture works into the atmosphere. We’ll see a few more clouds but no rain on Wednesday, with rain chances returning to 20% by Thursday. Rain chances stand at 30% Friday, 50% Saturday and 70% Sunday. Pinpointing the tropicsWe are watching Tropical Storm Eta, which was over Nicaragua on Wednesday morning after making landfall there as a hurricane. We will continue to monitor Eta to see where it’s expected to go after that and how strong it will become.
Coldest air of season invades Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – Central Floridians woke up Tuesday morning to the coldest air of the season. Many areas of Central Florida started off in the 40s and 50s as reinforcing cool air moved in with a north wind behind a front. Expect highs in the upper 70s Tuesday and Wednesday, with highs back to the low 80s from Thursday through the weekend. The average high in Orlando on this date is 81. Some computer models take it north, back into the Gulf of Mexico, so this is something we will have to watch.
Last day of summer-like temps? Highs to go from 92 to 79 in 24 hours
ORLANDO, Fla. – Big changes are on the way in Central Florida as we pinpoint a new front. We will see a high of 92 degrees in Orlando, and temperatures will be in the upper 80s and low 90s along the coast. For the weekend, we will be dry, with high temperatures in the mid-80s and morning lows in the 50s and 60s. By Monday, high temperatures will be in the low 70s as reinforcing cool air moves in behind a boundary. The National Hurricane Center says there’s a 40% chance the system develops tropical characteristics over the next five days.
Near record heat possible in Central Florida, but fall weather is almost here!
ORLANDO, Fla. – It’s all about the extreme heat in Central Florida, at least for two more days. The record high on this date is 92, set in 1980. Thursday’s high could reach 92, but a new front will bring cooler temperatures to the region. We will see one or two showers possible from Friday through the weekend, but it will stay mostly dry and cooler. High temperatures will be in the upper 70s to start next workweek.
3 more sleeps until it’s (slightly) cooler
Expect a high today of 89 in Orlando, well above the average high of 83 for this time of year. The record high in Orlando on this date is 92, set in 1919. Orlando’s yearly rain surplus currently sits at 1.35 inches, although the city is plus-4.36 inches since September 1. Pinpointing the tropicsZeta strengthened to a Category 1 hurricane from a tropical storm Monday and now has winds of 75 mph. Zeta has moved into Cancun and will eventually push into the Gulf of Mexico before making landfall near Louisiana on Wednesday evening.
What the H-O-T? Temperatures near 90 heading into Halloween
Highs in Orlando on Monday will top off just shy of 90 degrees. Orlando has a yearly rain surplus of 1.43 inches. Pinpointing the tropicsTropical Storm Zeta continues to turn closer to the Yucatán Peninsula and will make landfall in Cancun, possibly as a hurricane, sometime Monday. As of early Monday, Zeta has maximum sustained winds of 60 mph and is moving north-northwest at 2 mph. The area could see dangerous storm surge, as well as heavy rain and wind, from Zeta sometime late Wednesday.
More rain streams into Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. – As plenty of moisture and energy remains in place over Central Florida, we will once again see on and off scattered showers Thursday across Central Florida. By the end of the weekend, rain chances will be lower. Since September 1, however, Orlando has a rain surplus of 4.32 inches. Development of this system is unlikely to occur during the next few days as it passes near western Cuba and moves over the Straits of Florida. Regardless of development, locally heavy rainfall is possible over portions of Cuba, South Florida and the Bahamas through early next week.
Sea breeze storms bring crazy rain to Central Florida
Heavy rain fell across the region Thursday, and another round of sea breeze storms is expected to bring a deluge to Central Florida on Friday. Lots of humid air in place and the sea breezes will help to fire up storms. If the launch is scrubbed, SpaceX will try Sunday, but rain chances then are 60%. With added clouds, lightning and heavy rain, there will be a lot to battle to get the rocket in the sky, Bridges said. The chance of rain in the Orlando area currently stands at 40% Monday before dropping to 20% Tuesday through Thursday.
Sea breeze storms to launch across Central Florida
Sea breeze storms across Central Florida may prevent that from happening. The rocket launch is scheduled for 4:33 p.m.Orlando will reach a high near 93 degrees. Rain chances in Central Florida increase to 70% Thursday through Saturday, with highs in the mid-90s the next two days. Expect highs near 90 over the weekend. The National Hurricane Center continues to monitor an area of low pressure that was centered over Central Florida on Wednesday.
LIVE RADAR: Tropical system continues to drench Central Florida
Published: May 26, 2020, 5:56 am Updated: May 26, 2020, 12:40 pmORLANDO, Fla. Get ready for some more rain. An area of low pressure continues to be centered over South and Central Florida, bringing tropical moisture to the Orlando area for the next couple of days. The National Hurricane Center says the system has a 20% chance of development within the next two days and a 20% chance over the next five days. Regardless of development, heavy rain could cause flash flooding over portions of Florida, News 6 meteorologist Troy Bridges said. Rip currents and high seas will be a big issue as winds gusts pick up.Orlando will reach a high near 86 Tuesday, with a 50% coverage of rain.
Sea breeze storm season arrives in Florida
Orlando will reach a high of 94, with a 40% coverage of afternoon storms. It seems the wet season has begun across Central Florida as the east coast sea breeze will once again fire up, News 6 meteorologist Troy Bridges said. Expect rain chances at 30% on Saturday and 20% on Sunday, Bridges said. It will not be a washout, but expect a slight increase in rain chances on Memorial Day. We will see on and off scattered afternoon showers every day through though next week.Watch News 6 for more weather coverage.
90s linger for a few hot days in Central Florida
Published: May 20, 2020, 5:57 am Updated: May 20, 2020, 7:43 pmORLANDO, Fla. It will be another day of highs in the 90s in Central Florida. Orlando will reach a high near 91 degrees Wednesday, with the feels like temperature in the mid- to upper 90s. We are pinpointing low rain chances at only 10%, News 6 meteorologist Troy Bridges said. Highs will stay in the low 90s for the next few days. Memorial Day wont be a washout, but there will be a 30% coverage of rain, with a high near 90.
Light rain early, sunshine late in Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. Theres a 30% chance of rain Tuesday in Central Florida, but the sun is expected to break out later in the day. Theres a 10% chance for rain Wednesday, with rain chances returning to 40% on Friday and Saturday. By late Monday, storm watches and warnings that had been in effect for parts of the North Carolina coast were canceled. The Hurricane Center said Arthur was moving northeast at 16 mph (26 kph) Monday afternoon as its center pulled away from the U.S. mainland. As of late Monday, the storms center was located about 110 miles (175 kilometers) northeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina.
Rain rolling into parts of Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. Central Florida is kicking off the workweek with a chance for severe weather. Central Florida can expect to see storms build in with a front and an area of low pressure stretching through the Gulf of Mexico. Bridges said rain chances will stick around for the next couple of days. Rain chances will be at 30% for the weekend. You can find everything you need to prepare your home and family for storm season at ClickOrlando.com/Hurricane.
Wave in tropics could soon get a name. Heres how itll impact Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. An area of low pressure in the tropics could soon become the first named storm of the 2020 hurricane season -- weeks before the season even begins. According to Bridges, the disturbance will actually bring drier conditions to Central Floridas forecast later this weekend. The Atlantic hurricane season officially begins June 1 and runs through Nov. 30. Though its a couple of weeks away, experts suggest Floridians prepare for strong weather before the start of storm season. Visit ClickOrlando.com/Hurricane for everything you need to prep your family, pets and home for hurricane season.