Central Florida weather for April 13, which includes near record heat, and Lake Wind Advisory.(National Weather Service) From 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. south to southwest winds will increase to around 20 mph with gusts that will approach 35 to 40 mph. throughout inland Volusia, Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Okeechobee and coastal Volusia counties, according to the NWS’s Monday morning update. “Strong winds and rough waves on area lakes will create hazardous conditions for small craft,” NWS said. “Boaters on area lakes should use extra caution since strong winds and rough waves can overturn small craft.” Forecasters predict the high to be somewhere between 92 to 97 degrees. The record temperature for the date of April 13 in Orlando was set at 95 degrees in 1922, NWS data shows. The combination of hot temperatures and a strong wind advisory along with dry ground conditions leaves Central Florida vulnerable to the high possibility of wildfires.
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