Drier and breezy to start the workweek

Posted at 7:28 AM, Aug 20, 2023
and last updated 2023-08-20 23:52:47-04

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A tropical wave that brought us a rainy weekend is now moving into the Gulf.

As a result - we will start to dry out on Monday with rain chances down to 40%

Hold on to your hat as a breezy day is in store with winds gusting to 25 mph.

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It will stay windy as a strong area of high pressure builds to the north - and a small craft advisory is in effect for the boaters.

In the Tropics:

Tropical storm Franklin has recently formed in the Caribbean. It is expected to move north over Hispaniola and then ENE into the open Atlantic and away from land

Tropical Storm Emily formed Sunday morning, but is expected to turn north into the central Atlantic.

Tropical depression six is expected to dissipate on Monday to a remnant low

We are also watching 2 other waves in the Atlantic basin.

All of these have a moderate to high chance of formation

None expected to affect us here in Florida.