Tropical Depression 9 is getting better organized as of 5pm on Tuesday, August 30th, thus prompting a hurricane watch to be posted from just north of Tampa to Apalachicola in the panhandle of Florida.
A hurricane watch means hurricane conditions are possible within 48 hours.
The current forecast for TD9 is for it to be a strong tropical storm at landfall which is predicted to be sometime Thursday from Tampa to Apalachicola.
Impacts in Orlando include heavy rain, gusty winds of 30mph and potential tornadoes.
Get updates and forecasts on TD9 here, and keep checking back for the latest.