Weather Tidbits: Tropical Alerts
This Weather Tidbits concludes the discussion of hurricanes with tropical alerts. Hurricane, Tropical Storm & Storm Surge Watches mean that these conditions are possible within 48 hours. Hurricane, Tropical Storm & Storm Surge Warnings mean these conditions are expected within 36 hours. Watches & warnings can be issued prior to when a storm is developing or lost its tropical characteristics as it is deemed a hazard to human life & property.