Early this morning Tropical Storm Elsa strengthened into a Category 1 Hurricane, as it moves into Barbados, with Hurricane Force winds of 72 mph, with gusts up to 92 mph.
It’s current path has it remaining as a CAT 1 storm until it reaches the southeastern coast of Cuba. Before making its way towards and into Florida as a Tropical Storm (as of now). However, this track may change again, so continue to monitor the forecast if you live in Florida. And it may be a good idea to prepare ahead of the storm in the coming days.
Stay tuned for further updates from local National Weather Service, Officials, and Weather 225 for updates. Follow our media for updates, and be sure to visit our Tropical pages for outlooks, tracks and interactive maps.