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Additional Heavy Rainfall for Florida; Severe Thunderstorms in the High Plains and the East

Continued heavy to excessive rainfall may bring considerable to locally catastrophic urban flooding today to South Florida with areas of flash and urban flooding remaining possible through Saturday. Flood Watches remain in effect. A slight risk of severe thunderstorms (Level 2 of 5) exists today in the central High Plains and from the Mid-Atlantic to southern New England. Read More >

The National Weather Service (NWS) is soliciting public comments through June 6th, 2024 on the provision of modernized DGTs through WFO Drought Information Statement webpages such as this one in Portable Document Format (PDF) as a replacement for the existing text-based DGT format.


Drought Information Statement for NWS Miami-South Florida




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