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Erika dissipates, Eastern Pacific tropics remain active

Erika has dissipated as a tropical cyclone and the National Hurricane Center has discontinued advisories for the system. The remnants of Erika could still produce rainfall amounts of 3 to 5 inches or more, along with gusty winds, across southern and central Florida beginning on Sunday. Meanwhile, the Eastern Pacific remains active, with advisories continuing to be issued for Jimena and Ignacio.
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Current conditions at

Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (KFXE)

Lat: 26.2°NLon: 80.18°WElev: 13ft.

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed E 14 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 29 Aug 6:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sunrise FL

Flood Watch August 30, 05:00 AM until Monday 08:00am
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Flood Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  High near 89. Heat index values as high as 102. Windy, with a southeast wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 78 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. Light southeast wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. High near 89. Heat index values as high as 102. Windy, with a southeast wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. Light southeast wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Sunrise FL
 26.16°N 80.27°W
5:46 pm EDT Aug 29, 2015
7pm EDT Aug 29, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 5, 2015
 
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