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Tropical Storm Nicholas heading to Texas; 2 tropical waves could develop

Posted at 6:00 AM, Sep 13, 2021

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A wave will move off the coast of Africa where it has a high chance of development within the next five days. A tropical depression is likely to form by late-week as this area moves west.

An area of showers and storms east of the Bahamas will start to push north where it has a medium chance of development. This system should stay away from us in Florida.

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Tropical Storm Nicholas continues to push towards Texas and the center could move over south central TX later today. These areas could pick up 8-16" of rainfall with isolated amounts of 20" possible, in addition to 1-5' of storm surge, high winds and the potential for tornadoes.