JACKSONVILLE, Fla -- The First Alert Weather is tracking a cold front across Northeast Florida which is causing thunderstorms and rain from Nassau County, across I-10 back through Suwannee County. Expect scattered storms to fire up along this front as it presses south this evening. An isolated storm could become strong in terms of damaging winds. Behind the cold front is drier, cooler air which has already arrived in much of SE Georgia, the exception in southern Camden County. The front will be across St. Johns and Putnam County around 7PM to 8PM with a few storms lingering at that time. Otherwise, the rest of the area will see a clearing trend this evening giving us a great setup to a picture perfect weekend. Tonight will be cooler with lows in the upper 60s and low 70s. Saturday will be a bit breezy with gusty northeasterly winds. The weekend will remain dry with extremely low rain chances. The slight cooldown will last through early next week.
TONIGHT: Scattered storms early mainly in NE Florida. Low: 69. Wind: NE 5 mph.
SATURDAY: Mostly sunny, breezy and cooler. High: 89. Wind: NE 10-15 mph with higher gusts.
SATURDAY NIGHT: Mostly clear. Low: 66. Wind: E/SE 5 mph.
SUNDAY: Mostly sunny and dry. High: 89. Wind: SE 5-10 mph.