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Friday, Aug 22, 2014
Weather

Afternoon storms return to Tampa area


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After a dry, hot spell ths last week, afternoon summer thunderstorms will return to the Tampa Bay area.

An area of low pressure is approaching the state, bringing increased moisture and a 30 percent chance of storms today, News Channel 8 meteorologist Leigh Spann said.

Highs today will reach the low-90s.

The rain clears out tonight, but rain chances climb to 50 percent on Thursday, leading to a potentially wet weekend.

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