Sizzling Weekend, Afternoon Storms Possible – CBS Miami
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – It was a warm and humid start to Friday, with temperatures in the high 70s and low 80s. There were a few spotty showers that produced moderate to heavy rainfall in places.
The highs will rise to 90 degrees in the afternoon and it will feel like the mid to late 90s because of the high humidity. The UV index is extreme and there is little risk of tearing currents on the beach.
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Friday night lows will fall into the upper 70s with the possibility of some showers.
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At the beginning of the weekend it gets hotter due to the stronger southwest and westerly winds. The highs will climb to the low 90s and it will likely feel like in the triple digits because of the high humidity. If there is a lot of moisture, further thunderstorms will develop in the afternoon and evening on Saturday and Sunday.
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The chance of rain will be even higher early next week as the humidity gets deeper. Saharan dust is expected to move from Tuesday to Wednesday and result in dark skies.