South Florida will see heavy rains in the days ahead, starting on Tuesday. The day features plenty of clouds, with showers and storms developing from mid-day through the evening hours. Localized flooding is possible in some locations, especially along the Gulf coast and the northern portions of the east coast metro area. A high risk of dangerous rip currents is in place along the Atlantic coast. Highs on Tuesday will be in the mid 80s in the east coast metro area and near 90 degrees along the Gulf coast.
Wednesday will be cloudy with periods of showers and storms, especially in the afternoon. Localized flooding is possible. Wednesday’s highs will be in the mid 80s.
Our cloudy and rainy weather continues on Thursday. Look for periods of showers throughout the day, along with a few afternoon storms. Street flooding is possible in locations that have already received heavy rainfall. Thursday’s highs will be in the mid 80s.
Friday will be another cloudy day, and we’ll see periods of showers and storms once again. Localized flooding will again be a threat. Friday’s highs will be in the mid to upper 80s.
Saturday will feature some sun, more clouds, and periods of showers and storms. Highs on Saturday will be in the upper 80s.
In the tropics, Tropical Depression # 3 formed on Monday and will linger over the Bay of Campeche for several days. At 5 am Tuesday, TD # 3 was located near 19.6 North, 92.1 West, and was moving west at 2 miles per hour. Maximum sustained winds were 35 miles per hour. A tropical storm warning is in effect for portions of the Mexican coast. TD # 3 will bring flooding rains to portions of Mexico and Central America before lifting to the north during the weekend. It is forecast to reach tropical storm strength on Tuesday.