NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UPDATE: Tropical Storm Colin Has Formed In Gulf of Mexico
By Space Coast Daily // June 5, 2016
SEVERE WEATHER Monday and Tuesday
UPDATE: Tropical Storm Colin has formed in the Gulf of Mexico.
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – The disturbance in the southern Gulf of Mexico has become TROPICAL DEPRESSION #3.
As of 11 a.m., the depression was located about 550 miles southwest of Tampa and moving toward the north.
Tropical Depression #3 is forecast to become a Tropical Storm before moving onshore the Gulf Coast Monday evening. A tropical storm warning has been posted for much of the Gulf Coast of Florida.
FORECAST FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA: The main threats from the tropical system will be heavy rainfall, strong wind gusts, severe or tornadic storms and hazardous boating conditions Monday and Tuesday.
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