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Warmer Temperatures With East Coast Rain Kick Off February


It’s a seasonable start to the month of February on Friday, with warmer temperatures in the forecast.  Friday features some sun and more clouds, with passing showers at east coast locations.  A moderate risk of dangerous rip currents is in place at the beaches of Miami-Dade and Broward (and a high risk of rip currents along the Palm Beach coast).  Highs on Friday will be in the upper 70s.

Saturday will bring clouds and showers to the east coast metro area and a mix of sun and clouds along the Gulf coast.  Saturday’s highs will be in the upper 70s.

Look for some early showers on Sunday, giving way to a nice mix of sun and clouds.  Sunday’s highs will be near 80 degrees.

The workweek is off to a good start with plenty of sun on Monday.  Monday’s highs will be in the upper 70s.

The trend of mostly sunny skies and seasonable temperatures continues on Tuesday.  Highs on Tuesday will be in the upper 70s.

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.