The NHC (National hurricane Center) has issued its 4pm update for TD #3. The center of TD #3 is 23.3N 87.9W or about 465 miles SW of Tampa. It’s maximum winds are 35 MPH and moving N at 12 MPH and is expected to start turning towards Florida. A tropical storm watch has been issued for Florida from Altahama sound, GA to Flagler Beach, FL.
Volusia county is not currently in the cone of the storm but can change at any time. We are expected to have wind gusts up to 45MPH. These winds can cause some trees to fall and loose debris to become airborne.
Volusia County Emergency Management has no plans to activate the EOC but will be monitoring the situation in case things change. Volusia ARES will be monitoring as well. If this changes please monitor the 147.240 T123 for a net to be activated.
Keep up to date with this system at the following links.
Volusia ARES EC