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Warm Winter Weather Continues


The winter warmth continues in South Florida on Friday and through the Presidents Day weekend. Friday starts with a mild morning and some early fog along the west coast and the interior. Then the day features a nice mix of sun and clouds. A moderate risk of dangerous rip currents remains at the Atlantic beaches. Highs on Friday will be in the mid 80s.

Saturday will bring another day of sun and clouds with the chance of a quick shower in spots. Saturday’s highs will be in the mid 80s.

Look for a few showers to pop up on Sunday, but we’ll also see periods of sun. Sunday’s highs will be in the mid 80s.

The Presidents Day holiday will feature a mix of sun and clouds with quick showers at times, especially along the east coast. Monday’s highs will be mostly in the low 80s.

Tuesday will continue the trend, with sun, clouds, and a few showers. Highs on Tuesday will be in the low to mid 80s.

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.