Get those umbrellas ready…. A Flood Watch has been issued for parts of Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties ahead of potential heavy rainfall, according to the National Weather Service. It will remain in effect until 7 p.m. Thursday, as it will likely bring flooding to parts of the region.
Rain totals of 4 to 8 inches are possible through the weekend.
Additionally, a Wind Advisory is in effect as high winds with gusts of more than 40 mph are expected along the Atlantic coast, the weather agency said.
Other hazards to look out for include a Gale Warning and a High Surf Advisory with hazardous waves expected. These watches may need to be extended, depending on conditions.