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Storms move through Central Florida, temperatures to drop

ORLANDO, Fla. — Heavy downpours and some gusts of wind up to 35 mph are moving east toward metro Orlando by 10 p.m. to midnight, Channel 9 Certified Chief Meteorologist Tom Terry said.

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Occasional lightning is possible, Terry said, in addition to about .10 to .20 inches of rain as the downpours pass by.

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The rain will end after 3 a.m. along the east coast in Brevard County, then temperatures will start dropping for the rest of the work week, Terry said.

Orlando tied a 103-year record high of 86 degrees on Wednesday. However, temperatures will drop into the mid-60s Thursday and Friday.

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Adam Poulisse, WFTV.com

Adam Poulisse joined WFTV in November 2019.