Turning gusty with a few afternoon storms Saturday

An isolated storm could be severe south of Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. – A few storms will continue to be possible through Saturday afternoon before drying out for the bulk of Mother’s Day weekend.

An isolated storm could be severe with damaging wind gusts and small hail the primary threats. Heavy rain and frequent lightning will accompany these storms. The limited severe weather threat will focus itself south of Orlando.

Future radar

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Highs behind the front only drop a few degrees, to the upper 80s and lower 90s Saturday afternoon. Wind gusts at times could top 30 mph through the day.

Mother’s day looks mainly dry with highs remaining around 90 degrees.

About the Author:

Jonathan Kegges joined the News 6 team in June 2019 as the Weekend Morning Meteorologist. Jonathan comes from Roanoke, Virginia where he covered three EF-3 tornadoes and deadly flooding brought on by Hurricanes Florence and Michael.