WPTV will provide updates throughout the day Friday on the severe weather threat across South Florida.
Severe Thunderstorm Watch cancelled for all counties.
Thunderstorms arrive in Downtown West Palm Beach
Strong winds moving near Lion Country Safary in Palm Beach County
Strong storms with gusty winds, lightning, and heavy rain are expected to move into our area between 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. Damaging winds are possible.
Severe Thunderstorm Watch continues for the entire viewing area until 10pm. Strong storms are moving east into our area between 7-11pm. Strong damaging winds are possible. @WPTV #Palmbeach #Treasurecoast #boynton #Boca #westpalm #Portstlucie pic.twitter.com/PJbBrDMnwJ— Steve Weagle (@SteveWeagleWPTV) April 19, 2019
Dark storm clouds can be seen in the distance from County Line Rd. in Tequesta.
Heavy rain is coming down in Jupiter on U.S. 1 near Indiantown Rd.
The rainy conditions are subsiding for now in our area, but a main line of storms is expected to move in between 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Sheets of rain are hitting the Lakewood Park area of Fort Pierce.
Heavy rain in Stuart, drivers forced to take it slow.
So five minutes ago in Stuart it wasn’t raining, now this! 🌨💨💦 pic.twitter.com/lDwYqgKNSQ— Melissa E. Holsman (@MHolsman) April 19, 2019
Heavy rain on the Turnpike in St. Lucie and Indian River Counties. There are reports of hail so be careful!
A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for northern St. Lucie County until 3:30 p.m.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Fort Pierce FL, Lakewood Park FL, White City FL until 3:30 PM EDT pic.twitter.com/oA97StUbkD— NWS Melbourne (@NWSMelbourne) April 19, 2019
Storm clouds can be seen in the distance, west of the Acreage.
Severe thunderstorm warning issued until 3:15 p.m. for northwestern St. Lucie County and southeastern Indian River County.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Vero Beach FL, Lakewood Park FL, Saint Lucie FL until 3:15 PM EDT pic.twitter.com/mdsRbn37BB— NWS Melbourne (@NWSMelbourne) April 19, 2019
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning for— Steve Weagle (@SteveWeagleWPTV) April 19, 2019
NW #StLucie And SE #IndianRiver County Until 315 PM. A severe thunderstorm is moving northeast at 40 mph. 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail possible. Locations impacted include #FortPierce, #Vero Beach, Indian River Shores @WPTV pic.twitter.com/CENV2OqsWG
Storms will begin moving into the Treasure Coast within the next hour.
Latest radar indicates the main line of storms moving into #Tampa and #FtMyers, but storms ahead of this strengthening and moving into the #TreasureCoast in the next hour. @WPTV #Vero #FtPierce #Okeechobee #Stuart #Portstlucie #Tequesta #Hobesound pic.twitter.com/MQHkljaIZJ— Steve Weagle (@SteveWeagleWPTV) April 19, 2019
Severe thunderstorm watch issued until 10 p.m. for Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River, and Okeechobee Counties.