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Wednesday morning First Alert forecast (05/23/2018)

Posted at 4:20 AM, May 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-23 02:27:39-04

MIDWAY, Fl. (WTXL) -- A constant feed of moisture will continue to add elevated rain possibilities to the Big Bend and South Georgia through next week.

Wednesday: The morning starts quiet with a partly to mostly cloudy sky. Expect morning temperatures to be in the lower 70s with daytime highs warming up to the mid and upper 80s. Rain coverage will be highest in the afternoon, with limited rain shower activity in the morning. The peak of rain coverage is expected to be around 60%.

Your Wednesday Marine/Beach forecast information and Tide Times are below:

Thursday: Less rain is expected, but still showers/storms can't be ruled out. Expect lows near 70 degrees, highs in the mid to upper 80s, with rain coverage around 40%. Skies will be partly to mostly cloudy through the day.

Friday: Elevated rain possibilities return for Friday ahead of a developing tropical area of low pressure. The system is expected to bring widespread rains (that can be heavy at times) to the southeast. Flooding may be an issue from Friday through Memorial Day. Expect lows in the lower 70s, highs in the upper 80s, with rain coverage at around 60%.

This weekend: Mostly cloudy skies are anticipated as the bulk of moisture associated with that tropical disturbance moves in. Widespread shower and storm activity is likely. The forecast calls for lower 70s in the morning, lower to mid 80s in the afternoon, with rain coverage at around 70-80% or higher. Locally heavy rain is likely in some spots.

Memorial Day: Scattered showers and storms are possible (50-60%) for the holiday and Tuesday, with lower 70s for lows and mid to upper 80s for highs.

You can catch the forecast on ABC 27 News starting at 5:00 each weekday morning, as well as ABC 27 News at Noon. First Alert Chief Meteorologist Casanova Nurse has your forecast at 5:00, 5:30, 6:00, and 11:00 this evening.

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