Tropical Storm Delta with Eyes on The Gulf Coast

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. – Tropical storm conditions are expected in the Cayman Islands beginning late today, and a Tropical Storm Warning is in effect. Dangerous storm surge and hurricane conditions are possible in portions of western Cuba and the Isle of Youth by Tuesday afternoon, and a Hurricane Watch is in effect.

Heavy rainfall will affect portions of Jamaica, the Cayman Islands, and western Cuba during the next few days. This rainfall could lead to significant flash flooding and mudslides.

The system is forecast to approach the northern Gulf Coast late this week as a hurricane. While there is large uncertainty in the track and intensity forecasts at these time ranges, there is a risk of dangerous storm surge, wind, and rainfall hazards along the coast from Louisiana to the western Florida Panhandle. Residents in these areas should monitor the progress of the system and check for updates to the forecast during the week.

SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT…

A HURRICANE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR…

  • CUBAN PROVINCES OF PINAR DEL RIO AND ARTEMISA
  • ISLE OF YOUTH

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR…

  • CAYMAN ISLANDS INCLUDING LITTLE CAYMAN AND CAYMAN BRAC

A TROPICAL STORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR…

  • CUBA PROVINCE OF LA HABANA
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