Tropical Depression Three has formed and is expected to become Tropical Storm Colin before threatening Florida with flooding rain and rough seas on Monday. Heavy rain will also spread to southern Georgia and the Carolina coastline.
he depression will track from near Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula to the eastern Gulf of Mexico through Monday.
Environmental conditions should be conducive enough for the depression to strengthen into a minimal tropical storm prior to reaching northern Florida on Monday evening.
The next named storm in the Atlantic basin will acquire the name Colin. The system will likely track into northwestern Florida, in the vicinity of Perry, and then race across northern Florida and southeastern Georgia on Monday night before moving into the southwestern Atlantic Ocean by Tuesday morning. READ MORE