Wet today, relief tomorrow

More WFLA Tracking the Tropics

Mobile, Ala. (WKRG) – Happy Tuesday!

Today will be wet with showers and thunderstorms throughout the day at 80% coverage ahead of a rare July “cool” front. Some will have heavy rain with totals expected to be a quarter inch to a half inch, with more in isolated areas of heavy rain. After that moves through, we can expect cooler and drier conditions for Wednesday and Thursday with highs in the upper 80s. Wednesday and Thursday mornings are expected to be in the upper 60s!

Later this week, highs will stay steady in the lower 90s with humidity increasing as the weekend arrives.

TROPICS: Per the 11 AM CDT update from the National Hurricane Center, Tropical Depression Three has become the Remnants of Three.

The Remnants of Three will continue on a north/northwest track over the coming days and bring rain to the east coast of the Carolina’s. The 11 AM update was the last update from the National Hurricane Center on this system since it is dissipating.

As of 7 AM CDT, there is a non-tropical area of low pressure that is expected to develop around mid-week in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Thereafter, it has a low potential to develop tropical or subtropical characteristics through the end of the week. Chance of development is low at 0% within 2 days and 20% within 5 days. As of now, this is not a threat to our area. We will keep you updated.

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