National Weather Service Tampa Bay

Severe Weather Potential Briefing
Issued 5:00 am EDT June 3, 2020

Overview: As Tropical Storm Cristobal lingers over the Bay of Campeche, southerly low level flow over the Florida Peninsula will setup a prolonged wet pattern through at least Sunday. High rain chances are expected each day through Sunday across the area, with showers and thunderstorms possible at virtually any time. While widespread rain totals are expected to be around 4 inches or less through Sunday, some spots could end up seeing significantly higher totals, causing localized flooding.

Watch, Warnings, Advisories:

  • Flood Watch in Effect for Pinellas County Until June 7th, 2020

Impacts:

  • Locally heavy rains and flooding.
  • Daily thunderstorms with gusty winds, frequent lightning, and isolated tornadoes or waterspouts possible.

 

Severe Weather Potential