Showers and storms today, more to come this weekend

Wet weekend


Locally heavy rainfall possible in slow moving sea breeze showers and storms. Hot and humid under increasing clouds as southwesterly wind combines with a weak east coast sea breeze for scattered showers and storms.

Friday: Afternoon showers and storms, some locally heavy. Muggy start with patchy fog, lows in the 70s. Scattered showers, isolated storms near the Big Bend then I-75 early, Highway 301 to I-95 and the beaches during the afternoon. Rain chances, 40-60 percent for I-95 to the beaches, 40-50 percent inland. Highs in the low to mid 90s inland, upper 80s to low 90s along our sandy shores. Partly cloudy overnight with light patchy fog. Wind W/SW 10-15 mph.

Saturday: The driest day of the weekend. Partly cloudy with showers, storms developing during the afternoon, 30-50 percent. Wake up temperatures in the 70s. Afternoon highs in the upper 80s to low 90s. Wind S/SW 5-15 mph.

Looking ahead: A soggy Sunday with showers possible overnight with wet roads to start the work week.

Rip Currents risk: Moderate.

5pm 90

8pm 85

10pm 83

11pm 82

Sunrise: 6:31 am

Sunset: 8:32 pm

About the Authors:

Richard Nunn is the Weather Authority Chief Meteorologist