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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.

A Few Clouds

83°F

28°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 19 Aug 10:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Tamarac FL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 103. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 8 to 10 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. East wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 81 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    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 5 to 9 mph becoming light southeast  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 103. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 10 to 13 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. East wind around 10 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 5 to 9 mph becoming light southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Tamarac FL
 26.2°N 80.26°W
10:31 pm EDT Aug 19, 2017
10pm EDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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