Scattered showers and storms return

Locally heavy rainfall today, Friday

By Richard Nunn - Meteorologist
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -
Scattered showers and thunderstorms along with locally heavy rainfall return for the end of the work week, weekend.
 
Scattered showers and storms will push inland through the day with increasing coverage west of 301 to I-75.  Locally heavy rainfall is expected with some strong to isolated severe storms possible.  Gusty wind, frequent lightning and flooding rain will be the main hazards today through the weekend.
 
Thursday:  Scattered showers and thunderstorms will develop through the day with the main focus between I-75 to highway 301.  A humid start with lows in the 70s inland, near 80 along the beaches.  Becoming cloudy with scattered showers and storms, 60%.  Afternoon highs in the upper 80s to lo 90s inland, mid to upper 80s along the beaches.  Wind E/SE 5-15 mph.
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Friday: Summer's seasonal temperatures return with afternoon highs in the low 90s inland, mid to upper 80s along the beaches.  Scattered showers and thunderstorms with locally heavy rainfall, frequent lightning and gusty wind will continue, 70 percent.  Wind SE 5-10 mph.
Today's Forecast:
Low 73
9 am 79 - 20% chance of shower
Noon 85 - 40% chance of showers
3 pm 87 - 50% chance of showers
8 pm 81 - 20% chance of showers
 

Sunrise 6:28 am

Sunset 8:33 pm

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