South Florida is under a Tropical Storm Watch. Tropical Storm Eta has slowed down. It is expected to cross Cuba on Sunday. It is expected to be in the Florida straights Monday morning. Conditions are expected to deteriorate Sunday evening into Monday. The National Hurricane Center could issue a Tropical Storm Warning for South Florida later today.
According to the National Hurricane Center, “Tropical storm conditions are possible in the Florida Keys and portions of south and central Florida beginning late Sunday, where
a Tropical Storm Watch is in effect. Tropical Storm Warnings could be required for these areas later today. “
The main threat from this storm appears to be heavy rainfall and flooding. Of course, we could get Tropical Storm force winds which can lead to power outages on Monday. Stay tuned for the latest updates throughout the weekend.