Another day of sweaters and boots for many South Floridians as temperatures dropped into the 40s and 50s overnight.
As cold weather is expected to move into South Florida late Thursday night, Broward County has declared a Cold Weather Emergency until 7:00 a.m. Friday morning.
Why? That’s the simple question from many about the NFL holding the Super Bowl outside in the cold. With ticket prices running at least $1,600 for nose bleed seats and the game expected to suffer due to the playing conditions, legends like Mike Ditka and Don Shula are questioning the decision to hold the game outside.
It was a chilly and breezy morning across South Florida Wednesday thanks to a cold front sweeping through overnight, but the coldest temperatures are yet to come.
The weather Tuesday morning was comfortable across South Florida with temperatures in the low 60’s. But, another cool down is in store for the area.
The cold air over that descended over South Florida the last two nights has kept farmers in the area busy and residents looking for ways to stay warm.
Thursday night, the coldest air of the season arrives. With clear skies in place, lows will fall to the low to mid 40s near the coast and 30s inland.
A chill in the air across South Florida as we woke up with temperatures in the 50s in Broward and Miami-Dade counties and low to mid 60s through the Keys.
It was a wet and messy Wednesday morning across South Florida with some heavy downpours in spots. Although most of the rain has pushed offshore, we could still see some scattered showers later in the day due to plenty of lingering moisture associated with a cold front draped across the straits.
Enjoy the warmth while it lasts because after Tuesday, a series of cold fronts will move through the area to bring South Florida a longer stretch of “winter” weather all the way through the weekend.