Subtropical Storm Alberto Forms in Western Caribbean

The first named storm of the year has formed in the western Caribbean, a full week before the Atlantic Hurricane Season officially begins on June 1st. Subtropical Storm Alberto could produce tropical storm force winds, minor storm surge, and inland flooding along portions of the Florida Gulf Coast Sunday and Monday. Locations near Pensacola to Panama City are most likely to experience these conditions, but the potential hazards from this storm also include coastal regions as far south as...

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Subtropical Storm Alberto Forms in Western Caribbean

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The first named storm of the year has formed in the western Caribbean, a full week before the Atlantic Hurricane Season officially begins on June 1st.

Subtropical Storm Alberto could produce tropical storm force winds, minor storm surge, and inland flooding along portions of the Florida Gulf Coast Sunday and Monday. Locations near Pensacola to Panama City are most likely to experience these conditions, but the potential hazards from this storm also include coastal regions as far south as Naples.

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