Hurricane Matthew: Lake Worth gets tropical storm winds

Tropical storm-force sustained winds have been reported in Lake Worth in the past hour, according to the National Weather Service in Miami. The sustained winds of 35 knots (or just over 40 MPH) were reported at 2:12 p.m.

A boarded up house in Lake Worth indicates that the owner is prepared for the hurricane with "food, water, fuel, batteries, and ammunition" Thursday, October 6, 2016. (Bruce R. Bennett/The Palm Beach Post)

A boarded up house in Lake Worth indicates that the owner is prepared for the hurricane with “food, water, fuel, batteries, and ammunition.”  (Bruce R. Bennett/ The Palm Beach Post)