Tropical storm warning is in effect for the West Coast of Florida from Boca Grande to Ochlocknee River. A tropical storm warning means that tropical storm conditions are expected within 36 hours.
Tropical storm watch is in effect from Flagler Beach, FL, to Surf City, NC. A tropical storm watch means that tropical storm conditions are possible within 48 hours.
The Hurricane Center expects a storm surge of 2 to 4 feet near and to the south of where the center makes landfall to be the main threat in Florida. Flash flooding is also a concern.