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It’s Some Wednesday! Some Showers, Some Sun

wednesdaySouth Florida will see some showers and some sun on Wednesday. The day features early east coast and Keys showers on the ocean breeze, just a few stray showers along the gulf coast, an elevated risk of dangerous rip currents at the Atlantic beaches, and highs in the mid 80s.

wednesdayThursday will be breezy again around South Florida, with some clouds, showers, and maybe a stray storm moving in. The risk of dangerous rip currents will again be elevated at the Atlantic beaches. Highs will be in the mid 80s again on Thursday.

Look for sun and a few clouds on Friday, with just a stray shower or two. Friday’s highs will be in the mid 80s.

The weekend will bring some early showers, especially along the east coast, maybe an afternoon storm in spots, and highs in the upper 80s on both Saturday and Sunday.

wednesdayIn the tropics, Hurricane Nicole has strengthened as it moves toward Bermuda. At 5 am Wednesday, Nicole was located near 27.9 North, 67.0 West, and was moving north-northwest at 7 miles per hour. Maximum sustained winds were 100 miles per hour. Nicole will move over or very near Bermuda late on Wednesday into Thursday

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.