GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - Tropical Storm Marco is near the SE Louisiana coast with some weakening expected today. Tropical Storm Warnings are in place for parts of the northern Gulf. Tropical Storm Laura is just south of Cuba producing life-threatening rainfall. While Florida is not included in the NHC 5-Day forecast cone, some heavy rain is possible in the Florida Keys where Tropical Storm Warnings are now in effect. Laura is now forecast to reach Cat 2 Hurricane strength before landfall somewhere in the northern Gulf later in the week. This storm will need to be monitored closely for further development and or intensification. Stay tuned to WCJB TV20 Weather for all the latest information.
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