Tropical Depression Forecast to Impact the Southeast U.S. this Weekend; May Strengthen into a Tropical Storm

Tropical Depression Two is forecast to strengthen into a Tropical Storm on Saturday. This system will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of the southeastern United States. Life-threatening surf and rip currents will bring danger to coastal waters this holiday weekend. Isolated flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia on Saturday and Sunday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (KFXE)

Lat: 26.2°NLon: 80.18°WElev: 13ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 28 May 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Lauderdale FL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 87. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 87. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Lauderdale FL
 26.15°N 80.14°W
6:00 pm EDT May 28, 2016
6pm EDT May 28, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 4, 2016
 
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