Previous year saw a higher than average number of storms, with 17 tropical storms, 10 hurricanes and 6 major hurricanes. Isolated areas could see as much as 38 centimetres. Alberto was moving northward at about 13 miles per hour, still with maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour.
Local emergency officials continue to monitor flood-prone areas, but so far no issues have been reported. The slow-moving storm is not expected to make landfall until Tuesday morning, a bit later than originally predicted.
Alberto's movement was expected to accelerate Saturday night.
Alberto is now predicted to make landfall near the Alabama-Florida line sometime Monday afternoon/evening as a strong tropical storm with winds of 65 miles per hour. Regardless of exact landfall location, additionally strong tropical downpours are expected for much of the Gulf Coast on Memorial Day, with heavy rain causing flash flooding across much of the Gulf Coast region. With that said, water rise should be relatively minimal and really will be from Crystal River northward along the Florida coast toward the Panhandle. Subtropical storms can develop into tropical storms, which in turn can strengthen into hurricanes. "Showers and squalls will contain heavy rain and occasional lightning with gusty, possibly damaging winds".
The latest minimum central pressure reported by an Air Force Reserve reconnaissance aircraft is 994 mb (29.36 inches). Only.13 inches had fallen at the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport through 5 p.m. Saturday, but almost 6 inches has fallen so far this month, about three times the normal amount. Locally over 8 inches of rain is possible in parts of the Florida Panhandle, southern Alabama and southwest Georgia.
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Rest of the Florida peninsula.1 to 4 inches.
While the Southeast deals with Alberto, it will be hot in the central USA on Sunday and Monday.
Cuba was being pounded by rain along its western coast, raising the threat of flash floods and mudslides.
Alberto is the first major storm of the 2018 hurricane season, which runs through the fall and often brings heavy storm damage to the Gulf Coast and southeastern United States. Coastal flooding of 2-4 feet above ground levels along low-lying areas of the coast are predicted during periods of high tide. Surge-related flooding depends on the relative timing of the surge and the tidal cycle, and can vary greatly over short distances. By Monday night, it might be a little bit drier, with the chance of rain dropping to 60 percent, according to the National Weather Service in Miami.
The first named storm of the 2018 hurricane season roiled parts of coastal Mexico and Cuba with rip currents and unsafe surf before plodding northward Saturday. "The most severe weather is on the eastern bands".
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