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Finally More Like April Weather


South Florida’s weather will feel more like April on Sunday, after a hot start to the weekend. A few lingering showers will be around early on Sunday, but the day will feature sun, clouds, a gentle breeze, and highs in the mid 80s.

AprilThat pattern will be in place on Monday through Thursday. Look for sun, a few clouds, just the chance of a quick shower, and highs in the low to mid 80s.

11215718_1010871802301403_3544115239322871738_nAlthough much of the country will have a wet week, most of Florida will be fairly dry. This map shows the forecast rainfall amounts through Saturday. Average amounts will be under one quarter inch for the week.



AprilTemperatures this week will be seasonally warm and above normal temperatures are possible into next week. This map shows the likelihood of warmer than average tempatures for Friday through next Tuesday, including next weekend.





By Donna Thomas, SouthFloridaReporter.com Meteorologist, April 24, 2016

Donna Thomas has studied hurricanes for two decades. She holds a PhD in history when her experience with Hurricane Andrew ultimately led her to earn a degree in broadcast meteorology from Mississippi State University. Donna spent 15 years at WFOR-TV (CBS4 in Miami-Fort Lauderdale), where she worked as a weather producer with hurricane experts Bryan Norcross and David Bernard. She also produced hurricane specials and weather-related features and news coverage, as well as serving as pool TV producer at the National Hurricane Center during the 2004 and 2005 seasons. Donna also served as a researcher on NOAA's Atlantic Hurricane Database Reanalysis Project. Donna specializes in Florida's hurricane history.