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Heavy rain could bring flash flooding to parts of southern Plains

Showers and thunderstorms associated with a slow-moving frontal system will bring heavy rainfall to parts of the southern Plains and mid-Mississippi Valley, which could result in flash flooding. The heaviest rainfall is expected across parts of northern Texas and southern Oklahoma. Some locations could see rainfall rates of up to 2 inches per hour.
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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.

Mostly Cloudy

89°F

32°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SE 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 7 Jul 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

North Lauderdale FL

    • This
      Afternoon

      This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

      Isolated
      T-storms

      High: 90 °F

    • Tonight

      Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

      Isolated
      T-storms then
      Mostly Cloudy

      Low: 78 °F

    • Wednesday

      Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 6 to 10 mph.

      Slight Chance
      T-storms

      High: 90 °F

    • Wednesday
      Night

      Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind 6 to 10 mph.

      Partly Cloudy
      then Slight
      Chance
      T-storms

      Low: 78 °F

    • Thursday

      Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 9 to 13 mph.

      Slight Chance
      T-storms

      High: 90 °F

    • Thursday
      Night

      Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

      Slight Chance
      T-storms

      Low: 79 °F

    • Friday

      Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 9 to 11 mph.

      Slight Chance
      T-storms

      High: 90 °F

    • Friday
      Night

      Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind 7 to 11 mph.

      Partly Cloudy

      Low: 79 °F

    • Saturday

      Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 7 to 10 mph.

      Slight Chance
      T-storms

      High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 9 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind 7 to 11 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
North Lauderdale FL
 26.22°N 80.21°W
3:15 pm EDT Jul 7, 2015
4pm EDT Jul 7, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 14, 2015
 
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