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WPTV on your iPad, iPhone, or Android device brings you the best breaking news coverage in South Florida. Get the latest weather forecast and local radars from Storm Team 5, the latest traffic updates and video from Chopper 5, investigative reports from the Contact 5 team, and more.
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Storm Shield for iPhone or Android provides real-time watches/warnings and radar for wherever you are and up to five additional locations.
Turn your smartphone into a NOAA emergency weather radio. Get storm-based alerts for tornado, hurricane, flood, thunderstorms, winter storm seasons and other life-threatening weather events via voice and push notification. Storm Shield delivers storm-based alerts using NOAA polygon warnings. Receive critical alerts via voice and push notifications keep your family safe.
Loose construction material worries neighbors
Loose tiles and portable toilets can become airborne in a tropical storm or hurricane and damage property.
Lake Worth Pier closing ahead of Erika
The Lake Worth Pier is closed until further noticed to remove wood decking ahead of Tropical Storm Erika, according to the city.
Concerns about Lake O prompt Sen. Nelson visit
With Erika approaching, concerns are growing about possible flooding around Lake Okeechobee.
Area schools keeping close eye on Erika
Thousands of families are waiting to see if Erika will force schools to close on Monday. For at least one county, that decision will…