The week is ending with partly cloudy skies and only 30% chances for a shower or storm. The best chance for seeing such activity will be in the afternoon and evening hours. Saturday is looking partly cloudy and moslty dry, with only the slightest risk for an isolated shower or storm. By Sunday, storm chances tick back up to 30%. An approaching frontal system is expected to bring scattered showers and storms back to the region by Monday.
This Week’s Hazards
MM’s Wx Vlog
Thursday & Friday: A 30% chance for showers and thunderstorms, especially in the afternoon and evening. Calm winds.
Saturday: A slight chance for an isolated shower or storm, especially in the afternoon and evening. Calm wind.
Sunday: A 30% chance for showers and thunderstorms, especially in the afternoon and evening.
Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
On This Day
2005 – Katrina becomes a hurricane just before landfall in south Florida between Hallandale Beach and North Miami Beach. Maximum sustained winds at the time of landfall were near 80 mph. There were eleven fatalities in South Florida, including four by falling trees. More than 1.3 million customers lost electrical services, and preliminary insured loss estimates ranged from $600 million to $2 billion in the state of Florida
1609 – Galileo demonstrates his 1st telescope to Venetian lawmakers.
Today’s High Temps & Departure from Average
Today’s high temps are shown below. The coloration indicates departure from average, with redder colors indicating above-average high temps and bluer colors indicating below-average high temps. White coloration indicates average temps.
Highest temp expected today: 115 degrees (red star)
Coolest high temp expected today: 45 degrees (blue star)
Tomorrow Morning’s Low Temps & Departure from Average
Tomorrow morning’s low temps are shown below. The coloration indicates departure from average, with redder colors indicating above-average low temps and bluer colors indicating below-average temps. White coloration indicates average temps expected.
Warmest overnight low expected: 92 degrees (red star)
Coolest overnight low expected: 36 degrees (blue star)
Past 24-Hour Precip Totals
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The tropics continue to look to become quite active over the coming week. Two disturbances are being monitored, with guidance suggesting that each one could become a tropical depression or storm by the end of the weekend.
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