Strong storms on the way to Central Florida

Orlando to reach high of 92 before front pushes through

Troy Bridges pinpoints storms coming to the Orlando area.

ORLANDO, Fla. – We are pinpointing a hot Thursday in the Orlando area ahead of a strong front that will bring strong storms to the region.

The front will bring the possibility of severe weather Thursday evening into Friday. The main threat will be strong winds, heavy rain that can lead to localized flooding and widespread lightning.

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Thursday’s high in Orlando will be near 92, near the record of 95 set in 1907. The normal high in Orlando on this date is 81.

We will see a 70% coverage of rain through Saturday, when the front stalls out.

High temperatures will be in the mid-80s from Friday through Sunday.

Expect a 50% coverage of rain on Sunday.

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About the Author:

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.