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Potential Tropical Cyclone Eighteen could become Philippe on Saturday

Forecasters with the National Hurricane Center on Tuesday morning were watching a low pressure system in the Caribbean. The weather disturbance has a 50 percent chance of developing into at least a tropical depression within five days. (Image

According to the National Hurricane Center, a tropical storm warning is in effect for the Northwestern Bahamas and Havana, Cuba, as well as several Cuban provinces, including Isla de la Juventud, La Habana, Matanzas, Cienfuegos and Villa Clara.

The hurricane center said the depression was "producing heavy rains across central Cuba and spreading northward over the Florida Keys and South Florida". The National Weather Service in Ruskin has issued a Flood Advisory for West central Charlotte County and South central Sarasota County.

Forecasters are studying the development of a potential tropical storm in the western Caribbean in case it is picked up by the jet stream and carried across the Atlantic towards Britain.

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A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for... The possibility of the depression strengthening into a tropical storm overnight is high. A couple of brief tornadoes are also possible along the Florida Keys and southern Florida as early as Saturday afternoon and evening. Philippe will move across Cuba and into the Florida Straits on Saturday Night.

The storm is forecast to have tropical storm strength, which means winds of 39-73 miles per hour, by the time it passes south of Florida, possibly hitting the Keys on its path to the Bahamas. The NHC said residents in the Cayman Islands should monitor the storm.

Tropical Storm Philippe does not pose a threat to our stretch of the Gulf Coast.

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