Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport (KFLL)

Lat: 26.08°NLon: 80.16°WElev: 0ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 20 Aug 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Lauderdale FL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 80 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light east wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 80. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 80 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light east wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 80. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Lauderdale FL
 26.15°N 80.14°W
6:02 pm EDT Aug 20, 2018
6pm EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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