Hurricane Lee

Hurricane Lee forecast to stay well offshore but the waves, rip currents will pack a punch

Hurricane Lee forecast to stay well offshore but the waves, rip currents will pack a punch

Weather officials are forecasting that Hurricane Lee will stay well offshore for the rest of the week as the storm passes to the east of Florida. However, the waves and rip currents will pack a punch here in Flagler County. “Marine conditions are expected to deteriorate this week with large breakers developing,” said Emergency Management Director Jonathan Lord, whose team always keeps a keen eye on the tropics. “The surf will build to about 5 or 7 feet Wednesday through at least Saturday. These large breakers could potentially cause some beach and dune erosion and will continue the high risk…
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