Strong to severe weather tonight for Sebastian

Severe weather coming to Sebastian, Florida.
Severe weather coming to Sebastian, Florida.

There is a threat of strong to severe storms tonight between 11:00 p.m and 7:00 a.m. for Sebastian.

“This may result in localized flooding and ponding of water on roads, and in urban and other poorly drained low lying areas,” a meteorologist for the National Weather Service told Sebastian Daily.

There is a high surf advisory until Monday at 10:00 a.m.

There’s an organized band of storms that will develop ahead of another approaching front that will reach the area toward sunrise. In addition to the threat for strong or damaging wind gusts from storms, conditions may become favorable for a few tornadoes to develop.

Rain will become widespread and heavy at times this evening in Sebastian through the overnight hours. Through sunrise Monday, rainfall totals of 1 to 2 inches will be common, with locally higher amounts of up to 3 to 5 inches are possible.

There will be rain all day Monday with south winds at 10 to 15 mph. The high will be around 70 degrees, overnight low near 54.

Tuesday will be mostly sunny. We’ll have another forecast published on Monday.

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Andy Hodges was born in Annapolis, Maryland and raised in Jupiter, Florida. Andy has been a radio & TV personality since the 1980s. He has worked for WLIZ, WFLX-FOX 29, WIRK, WIXI, WKSY, WRMF, and WJNO to name a few. After spending 7 years in Atlanta, Georgia during the 1990s, Andy returned to Florida and settled in the small town of Sebastian in 2000. In 2005, he returned to the broadcasting news sector and eventually joined our news team in 2016 as editor in chief. Andy's family has lived in Sebastian for more than 45 years.