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Florida coastal forecast: Typical afternoon rain returns

Afternoon highs across the state will continue to reach the 90's, and in inland locations temperatures could near 100 degrees.

Rain coverage will be less than normal through the weekend, but a chance for isolated thunderstorms are possible for the Panama City beaches to the Apalachicola National Forrest. From the Nature coast to the Sun Coast, sea breezes will begin each afternoon after 2pm and end by sundown through Sunday. Off the Gulf Coast Beaches, the greatest chance for rain will be from Fort Myers to Naples on Saturday afternoon mainly after 5pm.

Sea breeze showers will form from Jacksonville Beach to Vero Beach through the weekend but mostly isolated in nature, and some stormy activity may push inland across the I-95 corridor though Sunday. In south Florida conditions will remain predominantly dry, and the highest chances for rain will mainly be inland and near the metro areas during the late afternoon.

Sources include nearest National Weather Service office, National Hurricane Center, and the Florida Public Radio Emergency Network (@FloridaStorms).
Sources include nearby emergency management agencies, FEMA, and your local NPR affiliate. 
Sources include the Florida Department of Transportation, Florida Highway Patrol and other nearby traffic information.

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