Here comes the rain again

Orlando to see high near 90 degrees

Troy Bridges' pinpoint forecast.

ORLANDO, Fla. – Another day, another round of rain in Central Florida.

Orlando will see a high of 90 Friday, with a 70% coverage of rain.

The average high on this date is 92. The record high is 101, set in 1918.

"We have what we call outflow boundaries across Central Florida. These are like mini-fronts that help fire up showers and storms once we heat up the atmosphere in the afternoon," News 6 meteorologist Troy Bridges said.

Heavy downpours are expected at afternoon bus stops and on the drive home, Bridges said.

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Rain chances dip to 50% over the weekend.

Orlando received 0.33 inches of rain Thursday, putting its yearly rain deficit at 1.16 inches.

There is currently nothing to watch in the tropics.

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About the Authors:

Daniel started with WKMG-TV in 2000 and became the digital content manager in 2009. When he's not working on, Daniel likes to head to the beach or find a sporting event nearby.

From chasing tornadoes and tracking the tropics, to forecasting ice storms and other dangerous weather, Troy Bridges has covered it all! Troy is an award-winning meteorologist who always prepares you for the day ahead on the News 6 Morning News.