Subtropical Storm Alberto could bring flooding to Orlando area

Central Florida will see worst of storm Sunday


ORLANDO, Fla. – We are pinpointing the latest updates with Subtropical Storm Alberto.

A subtropical storm has both characteristics of a tropical system and a non-tropical system. It will act much like a tropical storm will in that it will bring heavy rain and the chance for some flooding to Central Florida.

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A subtropical storm has a cold core, while a tropical storm has a warm core. 

Expect waves of on-and-off rain with some heavy squalls Saturday afternoon through Monday. 

The worst of the rain will be on Sunday. 

The main concern will be flooding, but a couple of rotating storms can't be ruled out as the holiday weekend approaches.

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The models and track take the center of Alberto anywhere from the far western Gulf to western Louisiana. 

Beach conditions will be rough. Seas up to 7 feet and rip currents will be a concern all weekend. 

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