Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic; Storms in the High Plains; Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will pose a flash flood risk for the Mid-Atlantic. Severe thunderstorms are possible through Friday from the northern and central Plains to the Upper Midwest. Elevated and critical fire weather conditions with isolated dry thunderstorm potential across a large part of the West. Above average temperatures are expected in the Southern Plains and Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport (KFLL)

Lat: 26.08°NLon: 80.16°WElev: 13ft.

Partly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 12 Aug 7:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Lauderdale FL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 80 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. East wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 80 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 79 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. East wind around 6 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Calm wind.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Calm wind.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Lauderdale FL
 26.15°N 80.14°W
8:16 pm EDT Aug 12, 2020
8pm EDT Aug 12, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 19, 2020
 
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