A stalled cold front is lingering just offshore and on top of Palm Beach today. Weather forecasters still think it will move through Thursday and we will have a nice weekend.
Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a north wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday: Sunny, with a high near 72. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Rip currents: A moderate rip current risk is forecast for the Atlantic beaches.
Waves: Seas forecast to reach 6-7 feet in the outer Gulf waters. This will cause hazardous marine conditions over both the Atlantic and Gulf waters. Surf is 2-4 feet at Midtown Beach.
Small craft advisory now in effect.
Winds and seas… northwest to northeast winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 10 feet.
Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.