ORLANDO, Fla. — Rain is continuing to fall in Central Florida Tuesday evening, Channel 9 certified meteorologist George Waldenberger said.
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While the storms have mostly fallen apart, they’ve left behind widespread rain keeping Central Florida wet as we approach bedtime.
Some flooding was reported in Kissimmee, according to Waldenberger.
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Waldenberger said it’s “as if a shield of rain is parked over Central Florida,” but much of it will break up into the night.
A few showers may linger through early morning, especially near the coast, Waldenberger said.
He said a wet Wednesday will follow, with rain being likely at any point in the day.
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Areas of heavy rain and lightning will be an issue all day, with the highest chance mid-morning through afternoon.
However, dryer air returns by Memorial Day weekend.
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