Tropical Storm Fay comes calling

Wind, several inches of rain pummel Cape Region
July 10, 2020

Heavy rain and wind from Tropical Storm Fay blew into the Cape Region Friday, July 10. The National Hurricane Center has issued a tropical storm warning for the area until 4:15 p.m. and the National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning until 4 p.m.

Two to four inches of rain is expected with the chance of higher totals in some areas. The tide was working in favor of the Cape Region with low tide in the region between 6:18 and 9:49 a.m. The next high tide is at 1:15 p.m. at Indian River Inlet, 1:24 p.m. at Roosevelt Inlet and 3:11 p.m. in Oak Orchard.

Tropical Storm Fay is the earliest-named storm ever along the Atlantic coast, according to the National Weather Service.

The weekend forecast calls for a chance of afternoon rain showers on Saturday, July 11, and sunny conditions all day Sunday, July 12, with temperatures near 90 degrees.


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