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Potential for Severe Weather and Heavy Rain in the South this Weekend

A low pressure system moving across the southern Gulf States will bring a threat of isolated severe thunderstorms containing hail and damaging winds this weekend. Fire Weather threats remain elevated for portions of western Texas and along the New Mexico border. Cooler than normal temperatures continue in the east, while above normal temperatures are forecast for the west coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (KFXE)

Lat: 26.2°NLon: 80.18°WElev: 13ft.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed E 13 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 21 Apr 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Oakland Park FL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 6 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 6 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 8 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Oakland Park FL
 26.17°N 80.16°W
6:02 pm EDT Apr 21, 2018
6pm EDT Apr 21, 2018-6pm EDT Apr 28, 2018
 
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