Tropical Storm warning issued for South Florida

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The National Hurricane Center has issued a Tropical Storm warning for Palm Beach County with watches in effect for most of the Treasure Coast.

The system known as Potential Tropical Cyclone One is expected to be named Alex on Friday and will bring heavy rain to all of South Florida.

The effects could be felt as early as Friday afternoon with the possibility of 5-8 inches of rain through Saturday across the Palm Beaches.

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