Get ready for 30-degree drop in Palm Beach County


Today is forecast to be a wet, windy as the National Weather Service is calling for temperatures in Palm Beach County to drop 30 degrees by nightfall.

There is a wind chill advisory in effect from 7 p.m. today until 10 a.m. Thursday. The wind chill will range from the mid-20s to the mid-30s around western Palm Beach County near Lake Okeechobee.

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Today’s high temperature is set for 68 degrees and the low is set at 35 degrees, according to forecasters.

WeatherPlus: Updates from Post weather reporter Kim Miller

Wind gusts could reach 20 miles per hour. And the chance of rain during the day is at 70 percent. During the evening, the chance of rain will decrease as the temperatures drop.

There is also a high risk of rip currents and hazardous marine conditions along the Atlantic coast.

Winter punch reaches South Florida with possible freezing temperatures

A freeze watch is in place for St. Lucie County. 



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