Strong storms expected in Central Florida

Rain coverage at 40 percent in region

By Troy Bridges - Meteorologist

ORLANDO, Fla. - Stop me if you've heard this before: Storms are likely this week in Central Florida.

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"The east coast sea breeze will push inland into Monday afternoon, bringing scattered storms," Local 6 meteorologist Troy Bridges said.  "Rain chances will be low for the first half of the day, with clouds and sun, and the beaches will be dry as the sea breeze pushes inland."

After 1 p.m., however, rain chances will increase to 40 percent, Bridges said, adding, "Some storms will be strong for the afternoon drive."

High temperatures will be in the low 90s into the weekend.

Rain chances will be a little lower for Tuesday through Thursday at 30 percent.

Rain chances increase to 40 percent by Friday.

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