TAMPA, Fla. — A severe thunderstorm warning is in place for Hillsborough, Pasco and Polk counties until 10 a.m.
According to Duke Energy, more than 13,000 customers in Pinellas County are without power. Click here for Duke's outage map.
9:13 AM: Heads up #Tampa, South Hillsborough, and northern Manatee. Strong storms are moving you way. Winds of around 60mph are possible #flwx pic.twitter.com/j1fLOVAwvD— NWS Tampa Bay (@NWSTampaBay) May 18, 2020
A tornado warning was in place for Pinellas County until 9 a.m. but expired.
Meteorologist Greg Dee says the storm is moving NE and is capable of producing damaging wind gusts.
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Storms are expected throughout the day.