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Elsa forecast to intensify as it barrels toward Florida coast

Hurricane-force winds, tornadoes and up to 8 inches of rain are all likely as Elsa approaches Florida. Here is the latest.

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    Elsa strengthens to hurricane as it barrels toward Florida coast

    Elsa strengthens to hurricane as it barrels toward Florida coast

    Elsa strengthened into a hurricane Tuesday night as it barreled up Florida's west coast, threatening heavy rain, flooding and high winds. The storm intensified from a tropical storm into a Category 1 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph by 7:45 p.m., the National Hurricane Center said. …

    Storm tracker: Follow Elsa's path

    Storm tracker: Follow Elsa's path

    Tropical Storm Elsa, the first storm to reach hurricane strength of the 2021 Atlantic season, is tracing a path up inland of and along the East Coast. As of Wednesday, Elsa has made landfall on north Florida's western coast bringing with it sustained wind speeds of close to 65 mph. Its current …

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