Tropical Storm Dorian has Florida in its projected path
TreasureCoast, Fl- Tropical Storm Dorian now has parts of Florida in its projected path, according to the National Hurricane Center.
The NHC said in the 5 p.m. advisory it expects Dorian will be a Category 1 hurricane with 80 mph winds by Wednesday as it passes over or near Puerto Rico.
Then the storm is forecast to pass over or near the island of Hispaniola before heading toward the Bahamas and Florida.
Tropical-storm-force winds could be felt in South Florida as early as Friday and in Central Florida by Saturday, based on the NHC’s forecast.
The National Hurricane Center said now is the time for Floridians to pay attention to the storm.