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First Coast Forecast: Summer sizzle with storms after 2 p.m.

The weekend will have fewer storms and come later in the day as the tropical low moves away.
Credit: WTLV

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — TODAY: Watching Tropical Storm Fay develop near the Carolinas and we stay in its tropical tail of storms. Today storm time is after 2 p.m. with lightning, heavy rain and wind gusts near 40 mph. Things settle down for your evening walks!

FRIDAY: Pattern still busy for us with a tropical flow with our main storm time from 3-7 p.m. Highs in the lower to middle 90s.

WEEKEND: Summer sizzle with most storms holding off until late day. Sunday the driest day of the week with only an isolated storm. Highs in the lower to middle 90s.

TROPICS:  A tropical cyclone is forecast to form  near the Carolinas and Delmarva over next couple days. This cyclone will then head up the coast with the main threat of heavy rain and flooding for our friends in the Northeast.

As always, stay tuned to updates and be prepared as we head into the busier part of the season by late August to early October.

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