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Heavy rain possible across parts of Midwest

A storm system moving across the central U.S. will bring showers and thunderstorms to parts of the Midwest on Friday, with the possibility of heavy rain and flash flooding for some locations. Remember, it takes just 12 inches of rushing water to carry away a small car. If you see a flooded roadway, Turn Around Don't Drown.
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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.

Light Rain

81°F

27°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 28 Aug 7:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lauderdale Lakes FL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Light east wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind around 13 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 81 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 88. Heat index values as high as 100. Windy, with a southeast wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 78. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 78 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 88. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 79 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Light east wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind around 13 mph.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 88. Heat index values as high as 100. Windy, with a southeast wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 78. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 88. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Lauderdale Lakes FL
 26.18°N 80.21°W
5:46 pm EDT Aug 28, 2015
8pm EDT Aug 28, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 4, 2015
 
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