Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Heavy rain has come to an end across the Northeast U.S. as Florence moves into the Atlantic, but major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks as Florence's rainfall makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport (KFLL)

Lat: 26.08°NLon: 80.16°WElev: 0ft.

Light Rain

83°F

28°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 79°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 19 Sep 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Lauderdale FL

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. East wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. East wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Lauderdale FL
 26.12°N 80.14°W
8:16 am EDT Sep 19, 2018
9am EDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 25, 2018
 
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