11 PM UPDATE: Tropical Storm Philippe bringing heavy rain to Florida

(WFLA) – Another tropical storm, Philippe, developed in the Caribbean Saturday afternoon and is expected to bring some rain to heavy rain to South Florida tonight. Philipe is the 16th named storm of the season.

As of 11 p.m. Saturday, Philippe is packing maximum sustained winds of 40 mph. It’s about 25 miles northwest of Key West.  It’s moving north-northeast at 24 mph.

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for…

  • Cuban provinces of Isla de la Juventud, La Habana, Ciudad de la
  • Habana, Matanzas, Cienfuegos, and Villa Clara
  • Northwestern Bahamas

A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for…

  • Craig Key to Golden Beach
  • Central Bahamas

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