Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (KFXE)

Lat: 26.2°NLon: 80.18°WElev: 13ft.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 24 Jul 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Lauderdale FL

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 81 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 81 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 81 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 9 to 13 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 9 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Lauderdale FL
 26.15°N 80.14°W
7:16 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
9am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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