Heavy rains are causing flooding, flight delays and even a small number of power outages Sunday in Broward and Miami-Dade counties.
A flood advisory was in affect for Broward County Sunday morning through the evening. Areas affected include Fort Lauderdale, Pembroke Pines, Hollywood, Miramar and Coral Springs.
The region experienced several days of rain, saturating the ground, and Sunday brought even more precipitation. Up to 8 inches of rain has already fallen in some areas.
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South Florida got a respite from the rain Monday morning, but more heavy showers are on the way.
The National Hurricane Center is monitoring a large area of cloudiness, showers and thunderstorms extending from western Cuba across the Gulf of Mexico, the Florida Straits and much of the Florida peninsula.
Although the National Hurricane Center is only calling for a 40 percent chance of development over the next five days, the system will be bringing plenty of rain to South Florida.
Steady rains have caused the National Weather Service to put Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties under Flood Watch until 11 a.m. Sunday and issue Flood Advisories for parts of Miami-Dade and Broward. Power outages have been reported.