Strong Winds Throughout Boca Prompt Rip Current Warning

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The strong winds today throughout the greater Boca Raton metropolitan area may feel good, but are prompting a warning from the National Weather Service for anyone heading to the beach or planning to spend the day boating.

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA..

DAY ONE…TODAY AND TONIGHTRIP CURRENTS: THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT THE ATLANTICBEACHES.WIND: SUSTAINED WINDS ACROSS THE LOCAL WATERS WILL BE AS HIGH AS 25KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 30 KNOTS. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS INEFFECT FOR ALL SOUTH FLORIDA MARINE AREAS.

FLOODING: MINOR STREET FLOODING IS POSSIBLE AROUND HIGH TIDE ATTHE TYPICAL SUSCEPTIBLE LOCALES ON THE BAY SIDE OF THE BARRIERISLANDS OF THE ATLANTIC COAST. HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR DURING THE MIDMORNING AND MID EVENING HOURS.WAVES: SEAS WILL CONTINUE ON THE ORDER OF 9 TO 11 FEET OVER THEATLANTIC WATERS BEFORE DECREASING LATER THIS EVENING.