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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. 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

88°F

31°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 19 Aug 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport FL

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. East wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 81 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with an east wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. Breezy, with an east wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 81 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. East wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. East wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 10 to 13 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with an east wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. Breezy, with an east wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. East wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport FL
 26.2°N 80.19°W
10:31 am EDT Aug 19, 2017
11am EDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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