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Alberto forms in the Caribbean

Slight chance of morning rain, then partly sunny


Forecasters expect a slight chance of showers in the morning and partly sunny skies on Friday in Palm Beach County.

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Expect highs in the lower 80s, a 20 percent chance of rain, and an east wind around 5 to 10 mph into the evening, according to the National Weather Service.

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Tonight is forecast to be mostly cloudy with lows in the lower 70s.

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