Potential Tropical Weather May Affect Florida & Gulf Coast By Early Next Week

May 23, 2018

There is a 90% chance that in the next 5 days, a disturbance about to enter the Gulf of Mexico near Belize will developed into our first named storm of the season. Potentiall 6"-8" of additional rain through the weekend could raise risks of flooding. Although hurricane season does not officially begin until next Friday (6/1/18), the tropics are already active and it means you should have your storm preparedness kit assembled and ready for action [GET STARTED-CLICK HERE].  Regardless of development, heavy rain may occur on top of a week of wet weather could bring its own set of flooding problems.  Keep listening to 98.5 KTK for the latest information on the tropics.  Keep in touch with us by downloading the radio.com app, make 98.5 KTK your favorite and allow push notifications when setting up so we can send you breaking storm-related news.

SOURCE: National Hurricane Center