Posted: Sep 28, 2010 10:46 AM
Updated: Sep 28, 2010 3:00 PM
MIAMI (AP) - Tropical storm warnings have been issued for the
Cayman Islands and parts of Cuba, the Bahamas and the southern
Florida coast as a new tropical depression approaches.
The National Hurricane Center in Miami says the depression has
maximum sustained winds Tuesday near 35 mph (55 kph). The
depression is expected to strengthen and become a tropical storm
later in the day.
The depression is located about 180 miles (290 kilometers) south
of Havana and is moving north-northwest near 10 mph (17 kph).
In Cuba, the tropical storm warning covers the provinces from
Matanzas eastward to Ciego de Avila. The warning also covers the
northwestern and central Bahamas. In Florida, it's in effect for
Jupiter Inlet southward to East Cape Sable, Florida Bay and the