MIAMI (CBS4) – The National Hurricane center is closely monitoring Tropical Depression 8 which formed Thursday night in the Western Caribbean.
As of 11 p.m., TD 8 was located about 80 miles east-northeast Cabo Gracia A Dios on the Nicaragua/Honduras Border with maximum sustained winds of 35 miles per hour.READ MORE: South Florida School Principal William Latson, Fired Over Holocaust Comments Goes To State Supreme Court
The storm was moving to the west at 12 miles per hour and is expected to strengthen into a tropical storm on Friday.READ MORE: Third Time In A Week, Broward Woman Becomes Millionaire With Florida Lottery Scratch-Off Ticket
The government of Guatemala has issued a tropical storm watch for the coast.
Tropical storm force winds are also possible along the north coast of Honduras and the Bay Islands.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Testing Site Finder