Weather Alerts for Palm Beach County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Watch  FLOOD WATCH   Flood Watch
PALM BEACH COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Coastal Collier County - Inland Broward County - Inland Collier County - Inland Miami-Dade County - Inland Palm Beach County - Mainland Monroe - Metro Broward County - Metro Palm Beach County - Metropolitan Miami Dade
Effective: Sun, 5/24 8:34pm Updated: Sun, 5/24 10:46pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Sun, 5/24 11:30pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...Heavy Rainfall & Flooding Potential Through Memorial Day......
.An upper level disturbance will move northward from the western
Caribbean into south Florida through Memorial Day. Easterly low
level winds will continue to bring deep tropical moisture into
the region from the Atlantic. As a result, several rounds of
showers and thunderstorms capable of producing torrential
rainfall across portions of south Florida can be expected through
Memorial Day.
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* a portion of South Florida, including the following areas,
Coastal Broward, Coastal Collier, Coastal Miami-Dade, Coastal
Palm Beach, Far South Miami-Dade, Inland Broward, Inland
Collier, Inland Miami-Dade, Inland Palm Beach, Mainland
Monroe, Metro Broward, Metro Miami-Dade, and Metro Palm Beach.
* Through Monday evening
* Multiple rounds of showers and Thunderstorms will produce on
average 3 to 5 inches of rainfall across the watch area with
some localized amounts up to 8 inches possible.
* Impact: Torrential rainfall may produce flooding of poor
drainage areas in urban locations as well as small creeks,
streams, and canals.

Information:
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.
You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

Flood Watch  FLOOD WATCH   Flood Watch
PALM BEACH COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Coastal Palm Beach County
Effective: Sun, 5/24 11:31am Updated: Sun, 5/24 10:46pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Sun, 5/24 11:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...Heavy Rainfall & Flooding Potential Through Memorial Day......
.An upper level disturbance will move northward from the western
Caribbean into south Florida through Memorial Day. Easterly low
level winds will continue to bring deep tropical moisture into
the region from the Atlantic. As a result, several rounds of
showers and thunderstorms capable of producing torrential
rainfall across portions of south Florida can be expected through
Memorial Day.
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* a portion of South Florida, including the following areas,
Coastal Broward, Coastal Collier, Coastal Miami-Dade, Coastal
Palm Beach, Far South Miami-Dade, Inland Broward, Inland
Collier, Inland Miami-Dade, Inland Palm Beach, Mainland
Monroe, Metro Broward, Metro Miami-Dade, and Metro Palm Beach.
* Through Monday evening
* Multiple rounds of showers and Thunderstorms will produce on
average 3 to 5 inches of rainfall across the watch area with
some localized amounts up to 8 inches possible.
* Impact: Torrential rainfall may produce flooding of poor
drainage areas in urban locations as well as small creeks,
streams, and canals.

Information:
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.
You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

Rip Current Statement  RIP CURRENT STATEMENT   Rip Current Statement
PALM BEACH COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Coastal Broward County - Coastal Miami Dade County - Coastal Palm Beach County
Effective: Sun, 5/24 9:34pm Updated: Sun, 5/24 10:46pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 5/25 8:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...
* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents.
* WHERE...Coastal Broward, Coastal Palm Beach and Coastal Miami-
Dade Counties.
* WHEN...Through Monday evening.
* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
from shore into deeper water.

Information:
Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.