Gorgeous conditions are on tap with low humidity, plenty of sunshine and no rain chances as we finish out the work week. Highs this afternoon will be pleasant, running into the low to mid 80's across interior portions of Central Florida. Expect a high of about 84 degrees in metro Orlando under mainly sunny skies and no rain whatsoever expected. Tonight, cool, mild and mainly clear with lows dropping down to around 60 degrees. Rain chances stay out of the forecast for the weekend ahead.
Early indications suggest that the first tropical system of 2015 could spin up off the southern Atlantic Coast of the United States later this week.
After a cooler-than-normal summer 2014, the Northeast can anticipate more 90-degree days. Meanwhile, drought conditions will expand in the West.
Earlier this week, a lava lake churning within a crater near the summit of Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano rose to record heights, offering visitors a rare glimpse of molten lava splattering above the vent rim before it overflowed.