TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — As two tropical systems swirl in the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico, the National Hurricane Center is monitoring another depression that’s forecast to become a tropical storm Monday.
Tropical Depression Eight was about 110 east of Bermuda at 5 a.m. ET Monday morning with maximum sustained winds of 35 mph. It was moving south-southwest at 5 mph.
The hurricane center said the storm could gradually strengthen into a tropical storm Monday.
The forecast track shows the storm passing the southeast and south of Bermuda over the next few days and turning toward the southwest and west. Tropical storm conditions are possible across the island Tuesday.
A tropical storm watch is in effect for: