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Forecast: Watching the tropics.

WDAM First Alert Weather Team WDAM First Alert Weather Team

Good Monday morning, Pine Belt!

All eyes are on the tropical depression in the southeastern gulf this morning.

At this time the system is expected to only slowly strengthen and may become a tropical storm later today or more likely tonight. All weather data available to us at this time indicates the storm will move into Florida by later in the week and be no threat to the Pine Belt but it is far to early to say exactly where the storm will eventually go so please keep up with all future forecasts.

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