Storm chances stay high through the weekend

Highs in the low 90s Saturday

The past week has seen a return to the typical summer pattern in Central Florida. Daily afternoon storms have ignited along the east and west coast sea breeze and have erupted and lingered through the night. A few storms will develop around lunch and increase in coverage through the afternoon.

ORLANDO, Fla. – The past week has seen a return to the typical summer pattern in Central Florida.

Daily afternoon storms have ignited along the east and west coast sea breeze and have erupted and lingered through the night. A few storms will develop around lunch and increase in coverage through the afternoon.

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Future radar

Storm chances gradually wind down after 7 p.m. and high temperatures will once again top out in the mid 90s. We’ll see a repeat performance Sunday.

Future radar

Beach forecast:

After a dry start, thunderstorms will become likely by the early afternoon . There is a moderate risk for rip currents.

Tropics update:

There are two tropical waves being highlighted by the National Hurricane Center for possible development. There are no immediate threats to Florida.


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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.