PEMBROKE PINES, Fla – Spring 2021 began at 5:37 a.m. in South Florida on Saturday, according to local 10 Weather Authority meteorologist Brandon Orr

So what can we expect in the next three months before summer arrives in South Florida?

The National Weather Service’s Climate Prediction Center forecasts above-average seasonal temperatures for April, May and June in the southeast and for almost all of the United States

The forecast center said above-average temperatures are most likely to persist in the summer months

The March equinox, also known as the spring equinox, is the start of the spring season in the northern hemisphere

According to NASA Earth, the sun shines directly on the equator during the equinox with almost equal amounts of day and night, about 12 hours

Saturday morning was the time when the day-to-night line, known as the terminator, was perfectly vertical from pole to pole

Today is the official start of spring: the Spring / Vernal Equinox! This morning at 5:37 a.m., the time the day-to-night line known as the terminator was perfectly vertical from pole to pole was #SpringEquinox #FirstDayOfSpring picTwittercom / 3z16Tqkb94

On the first day of spring in South Florida, sunrise was at 7:24 a.m. on Saturday and sunset is expected at 7:32 p.m.

Michelle F Solomon is the podcast producer / reporter / host of Local 10’s original podcast, The Florida Files, and a digital journalist for Local 10com


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