Metro Palm Beach County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:14 PM EDT Aug. 30, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch in effect through Wednesday morning...

The National Weather Service in Miami has issued a

* Flood Watch for a portion of South Florida... including the
following areas... 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... Metro Broward... Metro Miami-
Dade and Metro Palm Beach.

* Through Wednesday morning

* periods of heavy rainfall will continue over the region through
Wednesday morning over southern Florida as tropical depression
9 passes west of the region.

* Widespread rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are expected over southern
Florida with localized heavier amounts possible in those
affected by training or slow-moving storms.

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.