Winter officially kicked off Friday morning at 6:12 a.m. with the Winter Solstice and it will feel more like winter South Florida style later in the day and into the weekend due to a strong cold front moving through.
Christmas may be just around the corner but South Florida is still sweating it out Thursday with warm temperatures and lots of sun but that’s all about to change. The Midwest blizzard is about to send a strong cold front across the state.
South Florida woke up to a very warm start to the weekend Friday with the low 80s and a few spotty showers. Skies are still hazy across South Florida due to some lingering African Dust.
It was a very wet, gloomy start to the work week across South Florida Monday and more rain and thunderstorms are possible throughout the day and into the night.
Keep the jackets handy. It was a very chilly start across South Florida Wednesday with some inland locations dropping down to the mid to upper 30s, while the coast hit the low 40s.
South Florida breathed a sigh of relief as we dodged the annual bullet known as hurricane season. However, the 2011 season did have some notable facts.
A wet and windy weekend is in store for South Florida as strong high pressure to the north and a developing low pressure area to our south combine forces.
South Florida has been enjoying some fall-like weather with less humid, mainly dry and breezy weather in recent days but changes are on the way heading into the Columbus Day holiday weekend which could be rainy and very wet.