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Flooding, heavy rain pours in Brevard County

Orlando to see high of 93 degrees

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BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – Heavy rains and flooding have closed part of State Road 520 on Wednesday, as storms were forecast on this hump day.

The section of road closed is from Fiske Boulevard to Indian River, which remained closed. 

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"The storms will clear by Wednesday at 10 p.m.," News 6 meteorologist Madeline Evans said.

As the storms move out, more humidity and heat is expected, with highs in Orlando reaching 93 degrees.

In the past 24 hours, estimates show that 2 inches of rain came down in Brevard County.

Rain chances on Thursday will be at 60 percent, while rain chances over the weekend will decrease to 40 to 50 percent.