Tropical Storm Gordon brings high winds to Gulf Coast

04 September, 2018, 01:01 | Author: Dwayne Harmon
  • Tropical depression may form in the Gulf of Mexico this week

In St. Tammany Parish, a line of cars reached between 20 and 25 vehicles long at times.

Florence was moving toward the west-northwest near 16 miles per hour and maximum sustained winds of 65 miles per hour.

Elsewhere, forecasters say, storm are expected to develop over the nation's midsection in coming days that could dump from 3 to 7 inches (8-17 centimeters) of rain in some areas.

Tropical Storm Warnings have been posted for parts of south Florida and much of the Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana coastlines ahead of Gordon. A hurricane watch means that hurricane conditions are possible.

Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Florence continued to gain strength over the eastern Atlantic on Monday, about 980 miles west of the Cabo Verde Islands.

A Rip Current Statement has been issued for Panama City Beach warning of a high risk of rip currents through Wednesday.

Police advised beach-goers to stay indoors.

Texas Woman Flees with Baby in Carrier After High-Speed Police Chase
In the video , the woman can then be seen getting out of the SUV and running from police while holding the baby in a carrier. The chase eventually comes to an end when Rodriguez crashes into the rear end of a truck stopped at a traffic signal.

Declan Donnelly 'head over heels' as he welcomes baby daughter
Another wrote: "Congratulations Dec and Ali, a new chapter in you life". 'Can't wait for cuddles. It's been a momentous week for Dec, because as well as becoming a dad, his new I'm A Celebrity.

Packers: Khalil Mack reportedly being traded to rival Bears
Mack said he worked out "everywhere" during his holdout, including at 24-Hour Fitnesses at odd hours of the night. He'll be making $141 million over six years, an unheard of amount for a defensive player just a couple years ago.

"The combination of a risky storm surge and the tide will cause normally dry areas near the coast to be flooded by rising waters moving inland from the shoreline", the National Hurricane Center said in a statement.

"It's something to keep an eye on, for sure", said Ryan Ellis, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Raleigh.

We'll continue to monitor the progress of Tropical Storm Gordon.

Hurricane warnings are now in effect until further notice for coastal MS and tropical storm warnings remain in effect for the rest of the viewing area.

The storm's maximum sustained winds of 45 mph (75 kph) were expected to strengthen in the next 48 hours. Isolated tornadoes are possible.

According to the National Weather Service in Melbourne, the system will move across South Florida on Monday. Hence, a Flood Watch is in place for South Florida until 11 p.m. due to the potential for flooding. Gordon may travel into Arkansas by early Thursday, according to the National Hurricane Center.

The storm left many businesses on Florida's Gulf Coast feeling shortchanged by the holiday weekend. The storm is moving at a speed of 15mph with maximum sustained winds of approximately 30mph and stronger gusts.



New NAFTA agreement must include Canada, critics tell Donald Trump
And, while not all experts agree, he said he believes Trump would need congressional approval to end the agreement. The administration has also applied taxes to $50 billion in Chinese products, mostly goods used in manufacturing.

Jerick McKinnon sustains knee injury during team drill Saturday morning
McKinnon signed a four-year $30 million deal to become San Francisco's starting running back headed into the 2018 season. We're concerned about it, but we don't have an MRI done on it, so we don't know it for sure.

2 hurt in Amsterdam station stabbing, attacker shot
Police told Dutch media that the assailant's motive was unknown, and later tweeted that they were "looking at all scenarios". Security officials cordon off an area outside The Central Railway Station in Amsterdam on Aug 31, 2018.

Nick Saban Snaps On ESPN Reporter Over Question About Alabama QB Situation
He played so well, in fact, that it's easy to see how he'll be Alabama's primary QB throughout the season . Saban reportedly felt poorly about how he handled it, too.

Hamilton wins, Vettel spins at Italian Grand Prix
Hamilton's teammate Valtteri Bottas was third, ahead of Vettel and Red Bull's Max Verstappen, who received a five-second penalty. But Hamilton's team-mate Bottas, who had yet to stop, played his role in backing Raikkonen up, and allowing Hamilton to close .

Pentagon cancels aid to Pakistan over record on militants
Experts on the conflict nextdoor in Afghanistan, America's longest war, argue that safe havens in Pakistan have helped insurgents. President Donald Trump has previously accused Pakistan of deceiving the United States while receiving billions of dollars.

Sam Patten, Manafort associate, charged with violating foreign agents act
Patten was a business associate of Konstantin Kilimnik , a man who US authorities said has ties to Russian intelligence. She said Patten did work for SCL in Nigeria and that he helped to organize an event on Capitol Hill in Washington .

September's Xbox One Games With Gold Now Available
The time-bending, third-person action title reviewed incredibly well when it made its debut back in 2016. A smorgasbord of indie games are coming to Xbox Game Pass .

Destiny 2 Headlines Septembers PlayStation Plus Freebies
Once a title is redeemed, you can download and play it at any time as long as you have an active PlayStation Plus subscription. The ones that gave up on Destiny 2 and want to play Forsaken , this also might be a good time for you to give it another try.

Lacazette strike gives Arsenal victory away to Cardiff
According to reports, Unai Emery has personally stood in the way of allowing Emile Smith-Rowe to be sent out on loan this season. However, both sides seemed determined to gift chances to the other with consistent mistakes dominating the opening 10 minutes.