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Above-normal temperatures continue across much of U.S.

Temperatures will once again be above-normal, in some cases by as much as 15-20 degrees, across much of the contiguous U.S. on Wednesday. Afternoon highs are forecast to reach into the mid to upper 90s across the Great Plains, as well as parts of the southern U.S. and mid-Atlantic. Take precautions if you plan to spend extended time outside.
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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.

Partly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 2 Sep 2:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lazy Lake FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 80 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 100. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 80 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 100. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 79.
Labor Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Lazy Lake FL
 26.15°N 80.14°W
1:46 pm EDT Sep 2, 2015
2pm EDT Sep 2, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 8, 2015
 
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