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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (KFXE)

Lat: 26.2°NLon: 80.18°WElev: 13ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in (1020.1 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 3:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Lauderdale FL

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a light and variable wind becoming northeast 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 11pm, then a chance of showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Windy, with an east wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Windy, with an east wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Windy, with an east wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with an east wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy, with an east wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a light and variable wind becoming northeast 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 11pm, then a chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Windy, with an east wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Windy, with an east wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Windy, with an east wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with an east wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy, with an east wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 13 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 9 to 11 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Lauderdale FL
 26.15°N 80.14°W
4:16 am EDT Mar 23, 2017
4am EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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