Potential Tropical Storm #16 heading towards Florida


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The National Hurricane Center expects Tropical Storm “Nestor” to develop before making landfall in Florida on Saturday. The official forecast cone shows the storm making landfall as a weak tropical storm along the Florida Panhandle on Saturday afternoon.

Tropical Storm Warnings have been posted for portions of the Louisiana, Alabama, and Florida coastlines. No watches have been issued for any portion of Mississippi. No major impacts are expected for Central Mississippi. The Mississippi Gulf Coast could see scattered showers and a light breeze by this weekend.

Right now, Storm Team 12 says that this storm should not have any significant impacts for Central Mississippi. The heaviest rainfall and winds will stay well to our southeast, though a few stray showers are possible.

Stay with Storm Team 12 for complete tropical coverage and get the latest forecast here.

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