Dry conditions linger as rain deficit reaches 7 inches in Orlando
High temperature expected to reach mid-80s for most of week
ORLANDO, Fla. – Rain, rain come our way!
"High pressure continues to dominate the forecast," News 6 meteorologist Troy Bridges said. "Most areas will be dry across Central Florida, although there could be some sprinkles along the coast."
Dry conditions will keep the fire danger at a very high level.
"We are now at a rain deficit of just over 7 inches in Orlando since the beginning of the year," Bridges said.
Daytona Beach has a deficit of almost 5 inches, and Melbourne has a deficit of almost 4 inches.
Rain chances will stay minimal on Tuesday at less than 10 percent.
The chance of rain creeps up to 20 percent on Wednesday.
Expect a high of 86 on Monday. The average high in Orlando on this date is 83.
High temperatures will be in the mid-80s through the end of the week.
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