Inland Palm Beach County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 4:48 PM EDT on August 29, 2015

... Flood Watch in effect from late tonight through late Sunday
night...

The National Weather Service in Miami has issued a

* Flood Watch for a portion of South Florida... including the
following coastal Broward... coastal ... Collier... coastal Miami
Dade... coastal Palm Beach... far South Miami Dade... Glades...
Hendry... inland Broward... inland Collier... inland Miami Dade...
   inland Palm Beach... Mainland Monroe... Metro Broward... Metro
Miami Dade and Metro Palm Beach.

* From late tonight through late Sunday night

* deep tropical moisture associated with the remnants of Erika
currently extending from the central Bahamas to central Cuba
will be moving into South Florida late tonight through Sunday
night. This will create a threat for very heavy rainfall across
South Florida with rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches along with
the possibility of much higher amounts where showers and
thunderstorms move over the same area.

* Heavy rain may create significant flooding of streets... urban
areas... and low lying flood prone areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.



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