The center of Subtropical Storm Alberto will reach the northern U.S. Gulf Coast Monday afternoon or evening.
The National Hurricane Center in Miami said issued a statement at 8 am e.t. that the storm’s center was located about 100 miles south-southeast of Destin, Florida, and moving north at 6 mph.
Maximum sustained winds were clocked at 65 mph.
A tropical storm warning remains in effect from Florida’s Suwannee River to the border of Alabama and Mississippi.
storm surge watch means life-threatening inundations are possible from flooding.. Destin and Panama City Beach are within the watch area.
St. Petersburg, Fla (A.P.)