Daytona Beach public works offering sand bags for residents with heavy rains expected

National Weather Service forecast for Daytona Beach, FL / Headline Surfer®

DAYTONA BEACH -- Due to periods of heavy rain expected throughout the remainder of the week, the city is offering sandbags at its Public Works facility, 950 Bellevue Avenue in Daytona Beach, the city's public information officer said.

"Materials are available now until further notice," Daytona Beach PIO Susan Cerbone told Headline Surfer® this afternoon. "City crews are currently on hand to assist residents throughout the day."

"Materials are available now until further notice," Daytona Beach PIO Susan Cerbone told Headline Surfer® this afternoon. "City crews are currently on hand to assist residents throughout the day."

Here is a detailed forecast from the National Weather Service for Daytona Beach:

This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. 

Tonight: Expect continued scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Friday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. 

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