Heavy rain, strong winds and localized flooding will affect much of the Tampa Bay area on Wednesday.
Strong winds will impact the first half of the day and heavy rain will impact the evening commute.
2:50PM: Hillsborough & Manatee counties are under a severe thunderstorm warning until 3:30 p.m.
1:36PM: As of 1:36 p.m. the Sunshine Skyway bridge is closed due to high winds. Please use an alternate route.
11:48AM: A Tornado Watch has been issued for Citrus, Pasco, Hernando, Levy and Sumter Counties on Wednesday.
— Greg Dee (@GregDeeWeather) May 24, 2017