Florida Keys put under a tropical storm warning ahead of Fred’s expected heavy rainfall
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MIAMI – All of South Florida is set to be under a flood watch Friday night through late Sunday, with a tropical storm warning in effect for the Florida Keys ahead of Fred’s expected weekend deluge. Flooding rain will be the main threat to South Florida, with the heaviest and most widespread rainfall expected late Friday through Saturday night, according to the National Weather Service. Tropical storm force winds, possibly ranging between 39 to 57 mph, and a few tornadoes are also likely. As of the National Hurricane Center’s 8 a.m. advisory, the “poorly disorganized” tropical depression dousin...