Hot and steamy Saturday, possible afternoon storms

ORLANDO, Fla. — It will be a hot and steamy Saturday across Central Florida.

Area beaches will see high temperatures in the upper 80s


Inland, temperatures will reach highs in the low-to-mid 90s.

Across Central Florida, the heat index will reach near 100 degrees.

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Scattered showers and isolated storms will move east to west across Central Florida and will start early on Saturday.

Our best chance of rain and storms will occur around noon.

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The tropics are still very quiet. Later this weekend a tropical wave will come off the coast of Africa with the possibility of gradual development during next week. There’s a 20% chance of development over the next five days.

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Chief meteorologist Tom Terry

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