Severe weather throughout Tampa Bay creates messy commute Thursday morning

Posted at 12:40 PM, Jan 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-24 07:45:10-05

What You Need To Know:

  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for: None, at this time
  • Tornado Warning issued for: None, at this time
  • High Wind Advisory issued for: Sunshine Skyway Bridge

TAMPA BAY, Fla. — A strong weather system is bringing heavy rain to the Tampa Bay area Thursday morning.

Meteorologist Greg Dee says the early morning storms will potentially cause delays and backups to your commute, so be prepared to get an early start so you get to your destination safe and on time.

Aside from the heavy rain, there will also be a chance for a few tornado warnings especially along and east of I-75.

You can expect the worst weather to move through the Tampa Bay area between 4 a.m. and 11 a.m. We'll be LIVE with the latest developments on Good Morning Tampa Bay at 4:30 a.m. on Thursday.

  • To track the storms through our interactive radar, click here.
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