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Weather

Weather Alert

35s
  • Palm Beach
  • Rip Current Statement until 6:00 AM (EDT) Monday, May 1, 2017
  • Rip Current Statement until 6:00 AM (EDT) Monday, May 1, 2017

Rip Current Statement

until 6:00 AM (EDT) Monday, May 1, 2017

COASTAL PALM BEACH-COASTAL BROWARD-COASTAL MIAMI-DADE-
409 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK, WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

TIMING...THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

IMPACTS...STRONG AND DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ARE FORECAST ALONG
THE EAST COAST BEACHES OF SOUTH FLORIDA, WHICH WILL BE
HAZARDOUS FOR THOSE IN THE SURF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL
FLAGS AND SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN
CALM...DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE AND BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM.
DON'T FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE
SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE
FOR HELP. IF TIRED, FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP
CURRENT.






Rip Current Statement

until 6:00 AM (EDT) Monday, May 1, 2017

COASTAL PALM BEACH-COASTAL BROWARD-COASTAL MIAMI-DADE-
409 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK, WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

TIMING...THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

IMPACTS...STRONG AND DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ARE FORECAST ALONG
THE EAST COAST BEACHES OF SOUTH FLORIDA, WHICH WILL BE
HAZARDOUS FOR THOSE IN THE SURF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL
FLAGS AND SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN
CALM...DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE AND BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM.
DON'T FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE
SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE
FOR HELP. IF TIRED, FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP
CURRENT.






Today:

Sat, Apr 29 34m

West Palm Beach, FL 33401

78 °
Feels like 80°
High: 84 | Low: 76
Chance of rain: 10%
Wind: ESE at 17 mph

Day: A mix of clouds and sun. High 84F. Winds ESE at 15 to 25 mph.

Tonight: Some clouds. Low 76F. Winds ESE at 15 to 25 mph.

Details

Sunrise 6:43 AM
Pressure 30.11 in.
Dew Point 69°
Visibility 10 mi.
Sunset 7:52 PM
Humidity 74%
Precipitation 0.0 in.
UV Index 10 (Very High)

Weekend

Sat 4/29
High: 84 | Low: 76
Sun 4/30
High: 84 | Low: 76

Hour-By-Hour:

Sat, Apr 29 3m
2 AM
78°
Rain 20%
3 AM
78°
Rain 20%
4 AM
78°
Rain 20%
5 AM
77°
Rain 20%
2 AM 78°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 20%
3 AM 78°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 20%
4 AM 78°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 20%
5 AM 77°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 20%
6 AM 77°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 20%
7 AM 77°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 20%
8 AM 78°
Mostly Cloudy
Chance of rain 20%
9 AM 79°
Mostly Cloudy
Chance of rain 20%
10 AM 80°
Mostly Cloudy
Chance of rain 0%
11 AM 81°
Mostly Cloudy
Chance of rain 10%
12 PM 82°
Mostly Cloudy
Chance of rain 10%
1 PM 83°
Mostly Cloudy
Chance of rain 10%
2 PM 83°
Mostly Cloudy
Chance of rain 10%
3 PM 83°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 10%
4 PM 83°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 10%
5 PM 83°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 10%
6 PM 81°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 10%
7 PM 80°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 10%
8 PM 79°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 10%
9 PM 79°
Partly Cloudy
Chance of rain 10%

Tomorrow:

Sun, Apr 30 3m
H 84° L 76°
Chance of rain: 40%

Day: Windy with rain showers in the morning then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 84F. Winds ESE at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

Night: Partly cloudy. Low 76F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph.

Details

Sunrise 6:42 AM
Sunset 7:52 PM
Humidity 66%
UV Index 10 (Very High)

5-Day Forecast

3m
Saturday
April 29
H 84° L 76°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Chance of rain
Sunday
April 30
H 84° L 76°
AM Showers / Wind
40%
Chance of rain
Monday
May 1
H 85° L 75°
Partly Cloudy
20%
Chance of rain
Tuesday
May 2
H 86° L 74°
Partly Cloudy
20%
Chance of rain
Wednesday
May 3
H 85° L 75°
Mostly Sunny
20%
Chance of rain