Drying out through Saturday, tropical moisture returns next week

Posted at 6:03 PM, Sep 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-12 19:03:36-04

We'll have more sunshine and less rain the next couple days. Except for an isolated shower Friday, it looks dry with good weather for evening high school football games. Saturday also looks mainly dry with plenty of sunshine and highs in the low to mid 90s inland to upper 80s at the beaches. Winds will come in from the east the next couple days up to 18 mph in the afternoon. Sunday, we'll have a chance for spotty showers and storms as moisture increases slightly but overall it still looks fairly dry. The start of next week looks wetter with scattered showers and t-storms Monday and Tuesday. In the tropics, a tropical cyclone is developing over the northern Bahamas and will likely be Tropical Storm Humberto by Saturday as it tracks to the northwest. The latest forecast takes it through Florida this weekend .

Thursday night: Partly cloudy, mild and muggy with lows in the mid to upper 70s inland to 80 at the beaches and southeast winds at 6-12 mph.

Friday: Partly cloudy with an isolated storm chance and near normal temperatures. Highs will reach the low to mid 90s inland and upper 80s at the beaches with east winds at 8-16 mph. Heat indices will reach 98-103.

Friday evening: It looks dry for high school football games with temperatures in the 80s and easterly winds at 8-12 mph.

Saturday: Partly cloudy to mostly sunny with highs in the low to mid 90s inland and near 90 at the beaches. A stray shower is possible but most areas will stay dry. Winds will come in from the east up to 16 mph.