Dry, hot stretch continues in Central Florida

Rain chances increase by the middle of the upcoming work week

The abnormal end-of-July dry period we started last week continues Sunday. Other than stray, short-lived downpour or thunderstorm, mainly west of Orlando, most of Central Florida will be dry.

ORLANDO, Fla. – The abnormal end-of-July dry period we started last week continues Sunday. Other than stray, short-lived downpour or thunderstorm, mainly west of Orlando, most of Central Florida will be dry.

Highs Sunday return to the mid-to-upper 90s inland and the lower 90s along the coast.

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Highs Sunday

A stray storm or two will be possible Monday, but still most of Central Florida will be dry. Any chance for storms will happen inland, away from the beaches. Highs temperatures stay in the mid-to-upper 90s.

Beach forecast:

Sunshine dominates at all of the Central Florida beaches Sunday. Be mindful of a moderate risk for rip currents.

Tropical update:

July will end quiet in the Atlantic. No new development is expected through the first week of August.


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.