Tropical Storm Erika is expected to hit Central Florida early morning Tuesday, September 1st. The storm is also expected to gain strength due to a dust storm and the current ocean temperatures. We are predicting a Category 3 Hurricane by the time it hits Florida.
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It’s clear that the State of Florida is aware of this fact as they have declared a State of Emergency. No statements have been released, at the time of writing, as to exactly why a State of Emergency has been declared.
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Update: Storm Evaporated Before Reaching Florida