Category Archives: Weather Advisory

Need a Place for the Kids on Election Day? Try WPB’s Camp “TGNS!”

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND…   If you’re a parent who needs somewhere to keep your kids busy on Election Day, look no further than the West Palm Beach Department of Parks and Recreation!   The City of West Palm Beach is reopening Camp “TGNS” (Thank Goodness No School!) for children who have the day off […]

Sandy causes intermittent WPB Flagler Flooding

  Alternate Routes During Flooding Include Olive Avenue & Dixie Highway   (West Palm Beach, FL) – For the next few days, West Palm Beach residents can expect to see intermittent flooding along Flagler Drive in the city. A combination of storm surge from hurricane Sandy, a full moon affecting tidal conditions, and the rise […]

Who to call about your flooding

Who Do You Need To Call? Some helpful information about who to call about your flooding For immediate release August 28, 2012 West Palm Beach, Florida – In response to questions raised about who is responsible for working to alleviate flooding in various neighborhoods, here is some helpful information for residents: While the City of […]

City Emergency Crews Hitting Flooded Neighborhoods

August 28, 2012 For immediate release West Palm Beach, FL – City of West Palm Beach crews are working today on draining flooded neighborhoods across the city. The Department of Public Utilities has dispatched special equipment designed to vacuum up standing water from roadways and intersections.  The crews have been working almost around the clock […]

Library closing early – More flood info – 8/27/12 @ 5:15pm

For immediate release EMERGENCY FLOODING MEASURES BEING TAKEN IN WPB    WEST PALM BEACH LIBRARY CLOSES EARLY     FLOODING…. The City of West Palm Beach is taking emergency steps to reduce the flooding in several city neighborhoods. The City is pumping 97 million gallons out of the Grassy Waters Preserve in order to make […]

West Palm Beach Flood Alert – 8/27/12 @ 4:45pm

Posted August 27, 2012 @ 4:45pm CITY FLOOD ALERT: Several areas of WPB experiencing heavy flooding. Use extra caution in the Villages on and around Village Blvd, Shenandoah Dr. & Saratoga Rd. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOOD WATERS. Western communities also flooding. WPB Utilities & Public Works taking steps to help water drain. Please obey […]

City of West Palm Beach “Isaac” Update 2

Isaac Update: 2 August 27, 2012 @ 9:00am Due to T.S. “Isaac” the following information is being released: CITY OFFICES: All City of West Palm Beach offices are OPEN Monday, August 27, 2012. CITY EMPLOYEES: All City of West Palm Beach employees are to report for their normal schedules today. IMPACTS: There were no reports […]

City of West Palm Beach “Isaac” Update 1

Isaac Update: 1 August 25, 2012 @ 6:00 P.M. Due to T.S. “Isaac” the following information is being released: PARKS: All City of West Palm Beach parks will be CLOSED Sunday, August 26, 2012.  No decision has been made regarding closures on Monday, August 27, 2012. LIBRARY: The City of West Palm Beach Mandel Public Library […]

Tornado and Flood Watch in Effect for West Palm Beach

The National Weather Service has placed Palm Beach County under a “Tornado Watch” until 9:00pm.  This is in addition to the “Flood Warning” we are under until 7:00pm tonight.  Most of the severe weather should move south of us by this evening but those of you traveling to Broward County today and tonight should pay […]

Flood Watch in Effect for West Palm Beach

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch for all of Palm Beach County, including West Palm Beach, until Tuesday morning. The combination of a warm front moving north over the region and abundant tropical moisture over the area have resulted in conditions that are conducive to periods of locally heavy rainfall. Accumulations over […]