The coldest morning in quite a while across South Florida saw much of the area in the low to mid-40’s.
Showers and thunderstorms moved over the area Sunday night into Monday morning after the mercury soared to 90 degrees, tying a record Sunday. But with the passage of the showers and a cold front on Monday, the temperatures will be plummeting over the next few days.
People all over South Florida went to sleep and woke up to mostly light rainfall across the area. While the skies were gray to start the day, sunshine should start to break through Tuesday afternoon.
Temperatures didn’t quite drop as far as we expected Friday morning, bottoming out in the low-to-mid 50′s around most of the area, with a few spots dropping to the upper 40′s.
Monday morning brought the coldest temperatures of the season to South Florida with low temperatures dropping to the low to mid-40′s. The coldest low this winter before Monday was 47 degrees at Miami International Airport and 46 degrees at Fort Lauderdale.
Some wet weather rolling across South Florida Wednesday morning lead to slick conditions in spots with temperatures hovering in the low 70′s. That pattern of spotty showers will continue throughout the day Wednesday as a cold front slides to our South.
If you’ve looked at the thermometer in the last few days, you know it’s feeling a lot more like summer than winter across the area. But things are changing over the next few days.
It’s been a very mild winter so far, but the coldest air of the season is set to arrive this weekend.
The sun may be shining brightly outside, but there’s a definite chill in the air across South Florida. The cooler weather is likely to hang around throughout the rest of the weekend.
We’ve all heard of the ‘dog days of Summer’ but we’ve going through the dog days of Winter so far this year.