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Tropical Storm Philippe forms near Cuba

Tropical Storm Philippe forms near Cuba”

As of the initial advisory, Philippe is a weak tropical storm with 40 miles per hour winds and is racing to the north at 29 miles per hour. Once its north of Cuba the system will start to encounter stronger vertical wind shear as the storm passes over or near south and southeast Florida Sunday morning.

Tropical Storm Philippe has formed from a patch of gusty weather southwest of Cuba, and a watch was issued for coastal South Florida from Miami-Dade to the Upper Keys.

South Florida can expected scattered thunderstorms and up to four inches of rain, which could cause minor flooding, as well as elevated risk of tornadoes, the National Weather Service said.

"In areas from Central America to Cuba, heavy rain will be the main issue and not so much the wind".

Philippe is a reminder that the Atlantic Hurricane Season isn't over until technically November 30th.

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for... This storm should become better organized and will likely strengthen into Tropical Storm Philippe later Saturday. It was forecast to become a tropical storm overnight Saturday.

Tropical storm watches are in effect for parts of extreme southern Florida and the Central Bahamas.

The center of Tropical Depression Eighteen was located by reconnaissance aircraft and radars from Cuba and Grand Cayman near latitude 20.8 North, longitude 82.9 West.

The hurricane center said 2 to 4 inches of rain will be possible in South Florida and the Keys, with isolated totals as high as 6 inches.



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