FORECAST: Staying hot & dry this Memorial Day weekend

Temperatures stay hot and humid with low rain chances for commemorations and outdoor plans.
Posted at 6:24 AM, May 24, 2024

Here’s your forecast for Saturday, May 25th, 2024.

Friday marked another record setting day for Punta Gorda, marking the fifth record so far this month. In Fort Myers, it was close.

Morning lows through the weekend will start off in the lower 70s inland and mid to upper 70s closer to the coast.

Memorial Day weekend is looking to be very warm with heat index values in the upper 90s and low 100s. Memorial Day is forecast to be the hottest day of the long weekend, so please stay hydrated.

The best chance for a passing shower will be inland close to the lake on Saturday. Rain chances for Sunday and Monday are 0%.

Isolated rain chances are expected midweek with a better chance for rain arriving late week.


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