MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Tropical storm Gordon continues to move away from South Florida as of Monday evening and as such, it will begin to lose its influence on our weather.READ MORE: MDC North Campus Vaccination Site Turned Away Some People For Not Having Medical Exemption Form
While strong winds were highest Monday morning, most wind speeds have dropped into the 15 to 25 mph range by nightfall, well below tropical storm strength over South Florida and the Keys.READ MORE: Florida House Poised To Pass Business Liability Protections
The rainfall has begun to decrease as well with only 1 to 2 inches additional rainfall expected.
The Flood Watch and Tropical Storm Warnings issued earlier today were discontinued Monday evening.MORE NEWS: How To Spot The Difference Between COVID & Allergy Symptoms
After a very stormy morning and afternoon, the worst has passed and the weather slowly improves into nighttime.