West Palm Beach, FL

1:41 PM EDT on July 21, 2017 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 7 ft 26.71 °N, 80.06 °W | Updated 11 minutes ago

Thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
80.4 °F
Feels Like 86 °F
N
5.3
Wind Variable Wind from West

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.13 in
Visibility 0.5 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 400 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2900 ft
Overcast 3700 ft
Heat Index 86 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 83%
Rainfall 0.08 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:39 AM 8:13 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
SPECI KPBI 211730Z 21015G36KT 1/2SM R10L/1600V2400FT +TSRA BKN004 BKN029CB OVC037 24/22 A3013 RMK AO2 PK WND 26047/1714 WSHFT 1701 LTG DSNT ALQDS RAB14 FRQ LTGICCG OHD-ALQDS TS OHD-ALQDS MOV NE CB DSNT ALQDS P0079 T02440217 $
Pressure 30.13 in
Visibility 0.5 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 400 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2900 ft
Overcast 3700 ft
Heat Index 86 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 83%
Rainfall 0.08 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:39 AM 8:13 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
SPECI KPBI 211730Z 21015G36KT 1/2SM R10L/1600V2400FT +TSRA BKN004 BKN029CB OVC037 24/22 A3013 RMK AO2 PK WND 26047/1714 WSHFT 1701 LTG DSNT ALQDS RAB14 FRQ LTGICCG OHD-ALQDS TS OHD-ALQDS MOV NE CB DSNT ALQDS P0079 T02440217 $

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 1:32 PM EDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Miami has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
northeastern Palm Beach County in southeastern Florida...

* until 200 PM EDT

* at 132 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Port of Palm
Beach, or near Palm Beach Gardens, moving northeast at 10 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
West Palm Beach, Jupiter, Palm Beach Gardens, Riviera Beach and
Palm Beach.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of nature's leading killers. Remember, if you can
hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.


Lat... Lon 2681 8003 2666 8003 2669 8023 2696 8026
      2696 8014 2697 8014 2697 8005
time... Mot... loc 1730z 207deg 7kt 2677 8012

Hail... 0.75in
wind... 60mph


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 1:36 PM EDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Miami has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
northeastern Palm Beach County in southeastern Florida...

* until 430 PM EDT

* at 135 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen
with an additional one to three inches possible as thunderstorms
train over the same areas.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
West Palm Beach, Wellington, Jupiter, Palm Beach Gardens and Lake
Worth.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 2691 8007 2672 8005 2658 8008 2661 8019
      2692 8020


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Special Statement
Issued: 1:13 PM EDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for frequent to excessive lightning,
small hail and 45 to 55 mph winds for northeastern Palm Beach County
until 200 PM EDT...

* at 113 PM EDT... Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms
over Royal Palm estates, or near West Palm Beach, moving northeast
at 10 mph.

* The primary impacts will be frequent to excessive lightning, gusty
winds from 45 to 55 mph, small hail, torrential downpours, or a
combination of these are possible. Lightning is the number one
weather related killer in Florida. Trees and open shelters offer no
protection. These winds can down small tree limbs and branches, and
blow around unsecured small objects. Seek shelter in a safe
building until the storm passes.

* Locations impacted include...
West Palm Beach, Wellington, Jupiter, Palm Beach Gardens, Lake
Worth, Riviera Beach, Palm Beach, Tequesta, Juno Beach, Greenacres,
Royal Palm Beach, Palm Springs, North Palm Beach, Lake Park,
Haverhill, Cloud Lake, Palm Beach International Airport, Port of
Palm Beach, Golden Lakes and North County Airport.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
lead to street flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 2667 8002 2666 8003 2661 8004 2666 8025
      2696 8028 2696 8014 2697 8014 2697 8006
time... Mot... loc 1713z 211deg 8kt 2668 8012


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