Looks like a day full of heat and humidity. Highs hit near 90 interior, a little cooler along the beaches. Rain chances are possible both AM and PM....the coast could see a few showers moving in before noon, chances then spread West for the rest of the day...40%. Tonight, a few showers could be around before 9pm, then quiet skies late. Lows near 77.
The risk of flooding downpours and gusty thunderstorms will increase across southern Florida as a tropical disturbance shifts northwestward from Cuba this weekend.
Slow-moving and repetitive downpours will raise the risk for flash flooding along the western Gulf Coast into early week.
President Obama visited flood victims in Louisiana this week, while several tropical systems were on the prowl in the Atlantic.
Regions dealing with Zika-carrying mosquitoes could have another threat to monitor as tropical activity picks up this season.
Following a tropical threat for the United States Gulf coast next week, an uptick in tropical systems will continue for the next six to eight weeks.
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