Tropical storm watches were issued for eastern Yucatan Peninsula and the western tip of Cuba. Heavy rain will likely begin to affect the central Gulf Coast region and the southeastern United States later this weekend and continue into early next week.
In the agency's latest update at 6:30 a.m. Friday, meteorologists said satellite images and surface observations indicate that the low pressure system, which is now located over the northwestern Caribbean Sea just east of the Yucatan Peninsula, has become better defined overnight, and thunderstorm activity has also increased and become better organized. Gov. Rick Scott issued an advisory Thursday that said it's "absolutely critical that every Florida family is fully prepared for potential impacts" during the Memorial Day weekend from the brewing storm.
The National Weather Service added that there will be "widespread showers and isolated thunderstorms over all of west-central and southwest Florida through the upcoming holiday weekend with locally heavy rains and flooding likely". The system could be upgraded to Tropical Storm Alberto in the next day or so if the system strengthens.
Torrential rain, flooding and thunderstorms are likely across the Caribbean, the Gulf states and southern USA states even if a tropical storm does not materialise.
A storm system will be approaching the Gulf of Mexico on Saturday.
Dr Rick Knabb, a hurricane expert at the Weather Channel, said the 50 percent odds are a reasonable forecast for Florida since the Euro and GFS weather trackers do not agree on storm development.
Heavy rain will be the biggest threat from Invest 90-L for the Tampa Bay area.
When you break it all down, get ready for more rain over the next seven to ten days.
Models show the storm making landfall along the north Gulf Coast between the Florida Panhandle and Louisiana.
Even though South Florida is not in the projected path of Alberto, the region is on the east side - the wettest side - of the storm. Expect a few more clouds by the afternoon hours. Alberto has a less defined and cooler center than a tropical storm, and its strongest winds can be seen farther from its center.
He will be hoping to continue his electric form when his side meet Real Madrid in the Champions League final this Saturday. Salah stressed that he learned a lot from his time at Chelsea despite a lack of playing time under Jose Mourinho.
On Wednesday, Chris Hemsworth showed off his daddy skills in a hilarious Twitter video . "You lucky duck", another tweeted . Known as the God of Thunder, Thor aka Chris Hemsworth is not only a superhero, but he seems to be a super dad too.
It's the corresponding move for the Red Sox activating second baseman Dustin Pedroia (knee) from the disabled list. Swihart, the No. 3 catcher and a rarely used left fielder, has appeared in only 17 games for Boston .
Green's inclusion marks the fourth time he's been named to the team in his career, but the first he's received Second Team honors. It's award season in the National Basketball Association , with the 2018 All-Rookie squad getting announced on Tuesday afternoon.
Mohammad Amir of Pakistan (right) celebrates after bowling England's Alastair Cook on the opening day of the first test. Opener Alastair Cook was the only batsman to stand out, making 70 in his record-leveling 153rd consecutive test.
In a statement Thursday morning, the company said they were pausing the ads after the stories broke Thursday morning. Even Seth Rogan has already offered himself up. "Let's DM and talk", TransLink's official twitter account replied.
Casey was named coach of the year by the National Basketball Coaches Association, an award voted on by NBA head coaches. Langdon interviewed for a job with the Pistons prior to the Stefanski hire but remains a candidate, Wojnarowski reports.
Here's How To Know What Data Apple Has On You
Apple launched a brand new site/portal yesterday which allows you to download a copy of all your data the company has on you. The company is also offering access to data stored in iCloud , such as Safari bookmarks, photos, calendar entries and more.
Celtics upend Cavaliers, now within win of NBA Finals
If the Cavaliers want to win at TD Garden, they will have to get better efforts from their supporting cast in the next two games. If Boston looks to clinch the series, they'll have to continue to get production from the core that has got them to this point.
James Mangold to Write and Direct Boba Fett Movie!
While the project he was helming was never actually confirmed, it was widely believed to be the aforementioned Boba Fett spinoff. Actor/director/global treasure Taika Waititi has been one of the most popular names put forth.