Hurricane Danny back to Tropical Storm


Hurricane Danny stepped on the gas pedal is now moving west at 15 mph, but conditions have caused the tropical cyclone to be downgraded to a Tropical Storm. Sustained winds are down by more than half at 50 mph.

The storm is expected to degrade into a Tropical Depression by the time it his Puerto Rico and Hispanola.

The National Hurricane Center issued Tropical Storm Warnings for Leeward Islands:

* Antigua, Barbuda, Montserrat, St. Kitts, Nevis, and Anguilla

A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for…

* Saba and St. Eustatius
* St. Maarten
* Puerto Rico
* Vieques
* Culebra
* U.S. Virgin Islands

Allison Leslie is a University of South Florida graduate with a bachelors degree in Mass Communications. She joined Genesis in 2016. With a passion for sports, Allison has interned with 620 WDAE, Pewter Report, Trifecta Team: St. Petersburg Bowl, Bullscast, and many other publications. Being a native to the Bay Area, she has followed and supported Tampa Bay teams her whole life.