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Much Needed Rain And Storms This Weekend


rainSaturday will start out cloudy, windy and warm before much needed rain moved into the area. The wet weather is expected to move into South Florida today. The rain will become widespread later in the day. We’ll still be in the mid 80’s throughout the day.

Sunday will be rainy with an occasional thunderstorm. Rains could become heavy at times with rainfall totals between 1 and 5 inches in places.  We’ll remain warm with temps in remaining in the mid 80’s.

A cold front arrives late Monday and will take the wet weather with it as it moves out into the Atlantic. We’ll return to warm, dry weather overnight.

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.