TROPICAL STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FOR
This report was last updated at 12:20pm
A tropical storm watch has been called into effect as of 11am this morning in Palmdale, Moore Haven and Brighton Seminole and Hendry county. Peak Wind Forecast is expected between 10-20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
Potential for wind 58 to 73 mph. Plan for dangerous winds of equivalent strong tropical
storm force due to possible forecast changes in track, size, or intensity.
Remaining efforts to protect life and property should be completed as soon as possible. Prepare for
significant wind damage.
Moving to safe shelter before the wind becomes hazardous is recommended as potential impact may be significant.
Hendry county residents are encouraged to text “HENDRYFLA” to 888777 to receive updates from Hendry County Emergency Management.