Damage, power outage reported after strong storms in Central Florida

Duke Energy reported over 1,000 customers without power across the area

Rain generic (KPRC 2)

ORLANDO, Fla. – A tornado warning issued Wednesday in Seminole County expired as afternoon storms pop up in Central Florida.

The tornado warning was issued at 3:47 p.m. and remained in effect until 4:15 p.m.

Some tree damage took out power lines in Maitland in the area of East Adams Drive near South Thistle Lane.

Duke Energy reported over 1,000 customers without power across the area at one point.

The coverage of rain will be 60%, with some storms producing heavy rain, strong wind gusts and lightning.

[TRENDING: Become a News 6 Insider (it’s free!)]

Expect a high of 95 in Orlando. The normal high in Orlando on this date is 90. The record high is 99, set in 1985.

High temps will be in the low and mid-90s on Thursday and in the low 90s from Friday through Sunday.

Rain chances stand at 60% on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Orlando has a rain deficit of 0.63 inches since the first of the year.


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.