Florida Tropical Storms
Every year, tropical storms and tropical depressions buffet Florida. These storms, while less intense than hurricanes, can significantly affect the state’s residents and economy.
Because a tropical storm or a tropical depression can quickly develop into a hurricane, these storms can scare away people who would otherwise plan to visit Florida.
- Winds: 39-73 mph
- Storm surge: 0-3 feet above normal
- Winds: 0-38 mph