Tropical Storm Gordon: Where it's headed and the North Texas impact

Tropical Storm Gordon: Where it's headed and the North Texas impact

Tropical Storm Gordon: Where it's headed and the North Texas impact

The threat of tropical storm forced winds is low in the ArkLaTex.

Tropical Storm Gordon has formed off the southern tip of the Florida coast Monday morning.

Miami Beach police told residents on Twitter that Monday was "NOT".

Tropical Storm Gordon is on its way into the Gulf of Mexico, and CNN reports that it could reach hurricane status by the time it makes landfall.

Trees sway as Storm Gordon descends on Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S., September 3, 2018 in this still image taken from a video obtained from social media. As of now it has maximum sustained winds of 45 miles per hour, and is bringing rounds of heavy rain and gusty winds to southern Florida.

Tropical storm warnings were raised for portions of South Florida, from Golden Beach to Bonita Beach, and for the Keys from Craig Key to Ocean Reef, including Florida Bay.

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The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says the tropical storm is centered about 700 miles (1,125 kilometers) west-northwest of the southernmost Cabo Verde Islands.

"With the peak of hurricane season upon us, now is the time to get prepared". Many replies to various National Weather Service accounts or other outlets with their pleas that the storm veer spontaneously away, as the Gulf coast is still dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.

A storm surge warning has been issued from Shell Beach, Louisiana, to the Mississippi-Alabama border.

A tropical storm warning has been issued for portions of the central Gulf Coast from the Alabama-Florida border westward to east of Morgan City, Louisiana, including Lake Pontchartrain. As much as 8 inches of rain could fall in some parts of the Gulf states through late Thursday.

The storm is expected to cross from southwest Florida into the Gulf Coast later Monday afternoon. Meanwhile, rainfall totals up to 150 mm are possible for southern Alabama, southern MS and Louisiana.

Gordon, the Atlantic's seventh storm, could graze the eastern edge of the off-shore oil and natural gas platforms. As it approached the upper Florida Keys, it strengthened and was reclassified. The storm was moving west-northwest at 18 miles per hour (30 kph).

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