Mostly sunny start to workweek with low rain chances

Posted at 11:54 AM, Aug 29, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-30 13:57:15-04

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — It's typical summer weather to start the week. Hot and humid conditions with afternoon storms moving inland. But overall, we'll remain on the drier side.

By the end of the week, rain chances increase as deeper moisture moves in.

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In the Tropics:
Hurricane Ida is a Cat 4 hurricane with winds of 130 MPH. It is located about 45 miles SW of New Orleans

A storm surge of 10-15' with over a foot of rain is spots. Widespread flooding is expected as well as widespread damage from the winds. Power could be out for days.
In the Atlantic, there is one tropical depression and newly formed Tropical storm Julian.

Both TD 10 and TS Julian are expected to stay in the ocean and no land mass will be affected.
The next name on the hurricane list is Kate

There are two other waves the NHC is watching.