Broward County and Miami-Dade County residents were under severe thunderstorm warnings Friday afternoon as wind, rain and even hail impacted much of the area.
After an afternoon of gusty winds and severe thunderstorms, the weather has calmed down.
We have all seen the devastation left in the wake of an EF-5 tornado that tore through Moore, Oklahoma Monday afternoon. Miami has the occasional tornado, but Oklahoma is in the middle of tornado alley which set the stage for Monday’s twister.
Mother Nature decided to send the week off with a bang across South Florida Friday afternoon.
Based on the last week or so of unsettled weather, most believe that rainy season has started and it turns out they are correct.
While the sun is out and warming the skies Friday morning, the weather could take a turn for the worse over the weekend as a significant severe weather threat exists for Saturday.
People in South Florida woke up to some minor flooding and plenty of heavy rain across the area. But while the sun came out across South Florida, residents in the Central Plains were experiencing a major severe weather outbreak.
It was a short storm but a series of thunderstorms and wind gusts that exceeded 40 miles per hour caused damage in southern Broward County.