South Florida will enjoy a mostly pleasant weekend. Saturday features sun and clouds, highs around the 90 degree mark, and maybe a stray storm in the east coast metro areas but more of an afternoon storm chance along the Gulf coast.
A few early showers along the east coat will start off Monday, and the day will feature periods of sun, some clouds, highs around 90 degrees, and a few afternoon storms in the western suburbs of Miami-Dade and Broward, along the Gulf coast, and in the interior. Tuesday will see rain chances increase a bit, with scattered storms in the western areas of metro Miami-Dade and Broward, the Naples and Marco Island areas, and the interior.
Tuesday’s highs will be near 90 degrees. The pattern of sun, clouds, and scattered storms continues on Wednesday, and highs will be mostly in the upper 80s.
Tropical Depression Julia is stalled well off the Carolina coast. At 5 am Saturday, Julia was located near 30.1 North, 76.4 West, and had winds of 30 miles per hour. It is expected to degenerate into a remnant low in a day or so.
We’re watching Tropical Storm Karl as it moves toward the central Atlantic. At 5 am Saturday, Karl was located near 18.2 North, 38.2 West, and was moving west at 14 miles per hour. Karl’s maximum sustained winds were 45 miles per hour, and that is not forecast to change much this weekend.
The wave just off the African coast has a medium potential of developing but is expected to remain in the eastern Atlantic.