It is the first named Atlantic storm of 2018 and spun up days before the formal June 1 start of the hurricane season. But this is nature.
The US-based National Hurricane Centre is warning that Alberto could produce up to 600 millimetres of rain in western Cuba. It had winds of up to 60 miles per hour and was expected to increase to tropical storm conditions as it gets closer to shore.
Gulf Coast residents should "take this storm seriously", the National Weather Servicesaid on Sunday as Subtropical Storm Alberto drove north through the Gulf of Mexico, threatening heavy rains and winds to the southern coastal states.
Alberto is expected to cause heavy rains in South Florida and the Florida Keys while a tropical storm watch is in effect for parts of MS and Alabama.
A Storm Surge Watch is in effect for Crystal River to Navarre, Florida.
The NWS said waves as high as 18 feet could pound the popular Gulf beaches in Baldwin County, Alabama, and northwestern Florida on Monday.
Strong to severe storms will also be possible embedded in the rain on Sunday. Meteorologists expect a 60 percent chance of rain with winds at 10 to 20 miles per hour, and gusts of up to 25 miles per hour.
Florida Governor Rick Scott, who issued a state of emergency on Saturday in all of the state's 67 counties, said on Sunday that the Florida National Guard has 5,500 guard members ready to be deployed if needed.
A tropical storm warning is in effect for a stretch of coastline between Florida's Suwannee River and the Alabama-Florida border.
Subtropical Storm Alberto continues spinning out at sea, but this tropical system's outer rainbands have been impacting Middle Georgia since Sunday afternoon.
Additionally, some of the strong tropical thunderstorms east of the center of circulation could spawn brief tornadoes.
Alberto has been a subtropical storm since its formation because it lacked the warm core that forms the core of tropical storms. A subtropical storm means the center of circulation is exposed and the rain and thunderstorms are pushed away from the center.
Stick with WCNC.com for the latest forecast.
Between Hurricane Harvey in Texas, Irma in the Caribbean and southeastern USA and Maria in Puerto Rico, past year was one of the most active hurricane seasons on record, said The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The slow-moving system is expected to cause wet misery across the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast over the holiday weekend.
On their long ride, they've had to compensate for some high fuel prices. "We have noticed gas prices have gone up quite a bit". According to AAA , more than 200,000 West Virginians will travel over the long weekend, a 5 percent increase from 2017.
China has been deploying serious military power to the region - including constructing manmade islands bristling with missiles. Wu Qian, said the American military had "seriously violated China's sovereignty, [and] undermined strategic mutual trust".
Grant, the star of twoBridget Jones comedies, also made headlines when he was arrested in Los Angeles in 1995 with a prostitute. Hugh previously insisted he was not interested in marriage as he thought it was a recipe for "misery".
When your back's against the wall, if your shot's not falling, you can always control your passion and how hard you play. The Houston Rockets can advance to the NBA Finals for the first time since the 1994-95 season with a victory here.
The criminal sex act charge relates to a 2004 meeting between Weinstein and Lucia Evans , who was a new, young actor at the time . On October 31, a woman told United Kingdom police she had been assaulted by Weinstein in Ireland.
Aside from Game 4 of this series, they have applied the final knockout punches in the fourth quarter to put the game to rest. They're crossing fingers whenever Kevon Looney , Jordan Bell and/or Nick Young are pressed to play more than 15 minutes.
So what happened? For " Solo ", it could be a mixture of things from brand fatigue (the last " Star Wars " film was just in theaters five months ago) to the film facing more competition in the summer season.
Weinstein initially was arrested on charges of rape , criminal sex act, sexual abuse and sexual misconduct . The charges follow a months-long investigation that involved the Manhattan district attorney's office.
In addition to allowing bill pay, Google and PayPal also plan for the integration to be used with peer-to-peer payments. One screenshot reveals an upcoming update to the Android client with a new Send tab in Google Pay.
And according to the guest, Meghan told the assembled throng that it had been love at first sight when she met Harry. While the world watched Prince Harry and Meghan Markle say "I do" in a televised wedding at St.
The first six games between Boston-Cleveland and Houston-Golden State were decided by an average of 24 points. But during the first quarter this happened, and Kevin Love never made a return to the game.
Stanford (44-10 overall), which won the Pac-12 by a game and a half over OSU (44-10-1), was also selected as a regional host. The Seminoles (43-17) became the first team since Wake Forest in 1998 and 1999 to claim back-to-back ACC baseball titles.
As MTV News' Charles Holmes points out on Twitter , the Toronto rapper once appeared on the short-lived MTV show When I Was 17 . Every month, I'm supposed to pay her bills and get her what she wants? You can listen to the song via Soundcloud below.
Even Gallant was unceremoniously dumped from his last job , kicked off the team bus after being fired by the Florida Panthers. Snowballing to the tune of him allowing four or more goals in eight of the 16 games he played during January and February.
Verstappen clipped the barrier on the entry to the second part of the swimming pool complex and slammed into the wall on the exit. Asked if there was any consideration given to retiring Ricciardo, he said: "Not [from] the engine guys".
Manager Alex Cora said Thursday that Pedroia will come off the disabled list for a weekend series at Fenway Park against Atlanta. There are only four players with at least 150 plate appearances who have gotten at least 80 percent of their playing time at DH.
Though Love didn't have a great series against the Celtics, he provided a scoring threat for which Boston had to account. Kyle Korver missed his first four three-pointers. "He just got four minutes for the first time in six weeks".
John Bain , better known as TotalBiscuit , one of gaming's most popular and influential figures, has died aged 33 on Thursday. He was a champion of many smaller, indie titles, producing videos where he shared his first impressions of new titles.
Then he just produced a shocker on a Bale rocket shot in the final minutes. "It has been very nice playing for Real Madrid ". Mohamed Salah's misfortune represented a key moment in Saturday's Champions League final, Georginio Wijnaldum feels.
Kim and South Korean President Moon Jae-in held a secret meeting Saturday in the demilitarized zone between the two countries. He crossed into North Korean territory with Allison Hooker, the Korea expert on the White House National Security Council.
At that meeting, they declared they would work toward a nuclear-free Korean peninsula and a formal end to the 1950-53 Korean War. Mr Trump had rattled the region on Thursday by cancelling his meeting with Mr Kim, citing "open hostility" from Pyongyang.