Storm forming in Caribbean is forecast to hit Florida as hurricane

Storm forming in Caribbean is forecast to hit Florida as hurricane

Confidence is increasing that a tropical weather system developing in the Caribbean will intensify into a hurricane by Monday and strike Florida around Wednesday. The storm could be as strong as a Category 2 or 3 hurricane when it approaches Florida on Tuesday into Wednesday, although the intensity forecast is uncertain. As soon as early Tuesday, tropical storm conditions could begin over the Florida Keys and South Florida. The storm has the potential to produce “significant impacts from storm surge, …