Wet Wednesday before a brief dry spell
ORLANDO, Florida. – WHAT IS THE WEATHER FORECAST AROUND ORLANDO TODAY?
Today’s high forecast: 93 degrees
Minimum temperature forecast tonight: 75 degrees
MAIN WEATHER ISSUES:
Not much change in the local weather this Wednesday. Hot and humid conditions are certainly expected with zone highs destined for over 90 degrees. Chances of rain also return today, with the main dangers being lightning strikes and areas of very heavy rain. Much of the rain will not develop until after 3 p.m.
WHAT’S THE WEATHER FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD, UNIVERSAL AND SEAWORLD?
Wednesday brings steamy conditions at the theme parks, highs around the 93 degree mark. Chances of rain kick in after 3 p.m., lightning and heavy rain are to be expected. The heat index values will also park in the 104 degree range during peak heating. Park visitors should stay hydrated and apply good quality sunscreen.
WHAT IS THE WEATHER FORECAST FOR CENTRAL FLORIDA BEACHES?
Chances of rain look a little lower in coastal areas on Wednesday, around the 30-40% range, with development closely tied to the Atlantic sea breeze moving inland. Coastal areas could see late morning and evening rains, something to consider if you have plans on the coast. The surf continues to pump out 2-3′ in the southeast swell, conditions could be quite fun if you’re looking to catch some waves.
FOX 35 STORM TEAM expects much drier air to move into the forecast area later tonight and through the weekend. This will force the chance of rain to around 20% and increase the volume at local temperatures. In the tropics….still quiet with tropical storm formation not forecast for at least the next 5 days.