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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (KFXE)

Lat: 26.2°NLon: 80.18°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed E 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 23 Mar 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Margate FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 76. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy, with an east wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Windy, with an east wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy, with an east wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with an east wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. East wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 76. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy, with an east wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Windy, with an east wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy, with an east wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with an east wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. East wind 9 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 11 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Margate FL
 26.27°N 80.2°W
4:01 pm EDT Mar 23, 2017
5pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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