Daytona Beach weather: Rainy Wednesday with sun returning for rest of the week

Photo by Greg Snell for Headline Surfer / Construction on the Orange Avenue Bridge in Daytona Beach continues against the backdrop of a recent sundown. 
 
By HENRY FREDERICK
Headline Surfer

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla -- With an 80 percent chance of rain on Wednesday, sunny skies will return Thursday over Central Florida for the rest of the week, according to the latest forecast from the National Weather Service in Melbourne.

Wednesday's showers will bring temperatures near 67, with a north northeast wind of 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Rain amounts between a quarter and half of an inch are possible. For Wednesday night, there's a chance of continuing showers is 40 percent with a law around 58. Wind gusts could be as high as 30 mph from the north-northwest.

On Thursday, the chance of rain drops even further to 30 percent  with mostly sunny skies and a high near 73. It will be windy with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Thursday night will be partly cloudy with a low around 58, with north-northwest winds dying down to 5 to 10 mph

On Thursday, the chance of rain drops even further to 30 percent  with mostly sunny skies and a high near 73. It will be windy with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Thursday night will be partly cloudy with a low around 58, with north-northwest winds dying down to 5 to 10 mph

For Friday, it will be mostly sunny with a high near 76, along with s northeast wind of 5 to 10 mph.

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories narly eveenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in Wst Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.