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Hot Weather Over Much of the U.S.

Tuesday may be the first day of September, but it will feel more like July in much of the country. Highs in the low to mid 90s will be common from the central and southern Plains across the southeast and into the mid-Atlantic. Highs over 100 will be common in the desert southwest. The hot weather is expected to continue in many areas through the Labor Day weekend.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale / Hollywood International Airport (KFLL)

Lat: 26.07°NLon: 80.15°WElev: 10ft.

A Few Clouds

79°F

26°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 1 Sep 1:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Dania FL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 81 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers between 11am and 3pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 103. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 81 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9am and 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 105. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 81 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday
Isolated showers between 11am and 3pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 103. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9am and 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 105. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Labor Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Dania FL
 26.05°N 80.15°W
9:46 pm EDT Aug 31, 2015
2am EDT Sep 1, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 7, 2015
 
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