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Memorial Day Weekend Weather Warning & Sandbag Information
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Based on the current storm track, over the Memorial Day weekend, the Town of Longboat Key can expect heavy rainfall with up to 6.5” with wind gusts of over 40 mph that may create a storm surge of 1-2 feet above normal tides.

For those residents who need sandbags, there will be sand and bags located at the Broadway Beach access beginning Saturday at 9 AM.  Residents will need to fill the sandbags on their own.


Beachgoers are advised that these conditions are favorable for dangerous rip currents.  Please exercise caution if entering the water.


Town officials are monitoring this storm event and will continue to provide updates, as necessary.


Residents should monitor local news as weather conditions during Tropical Storms may change unexpectedly.




Town of Longboat Key    -    501 Bay Isles Road Longboat Key, FL 34228    -    Phone: (941) 316-1999 Fax: (941) 316-1656
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