UPDATES: Severe weather still wreaking havoc on area

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Monday will see scattered storms throughout the area, with the best chance of rain coming in the evening.

ORLANDO, Fla. – Below are the times and updates of warnings issued for Central Florida Sunday, June 7.

Tornado warning for Volusia County

A tornado warning has been issued for parts Volusia County until 9 p.m. The areas targeted for the warning include Daytona Beach and Ormond Beach.


A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for central Volusia County until 9:15 p.m. A brief tornado is possible.

Tornado touches down in Eustis

A viewer provides video on a tornado touching down in Eustis.

5:45 p.m. Update

The Orange County Property Appraiser’s Office did damage assessment after tornadoes swept through neighborhoods.

Contributed photo (OCPA)
Contributed photo (OCPA)
A funnel cloud in Lake City (Contributed photo/Cindy Lenninger)

4:08 p.m. Update

Funnel clouds were spotted over Lake Eustis. Lake County was under a tornado warning until 4:15 p.m. The warning has since expired.

Lake Eustis Funnel Cloud (Valerie Davis)

3:42 p.m. Update

A Tornado Warning was issued for Marion and Lake County and is in effect until 4:15 p.m. The warning has since expired.

3:15 p.m. Update

A Tornado Warning was issued for Lake County and is in effect until 3:45 p.m. The warning has since expired.

Original Story

The overall severe threat should be less widespread than Saturday, but it will again be important to stay weather aware Sunday. The best chance for severe weather, including short-lived tornadoes will be north of Orlando.

Storms threats Sunday

Rounds of heavy rain and potentially strong storms will move in from the Gulf of Mexico again Sunday as the center of Tropical Storm Cristobal moves toward Louisiana. The outer bands and tropical moisture associated with the storm will continue to impact Central Florida, however. The main threats in any storm that develops will be heavy rain and lightning. Damaging wind and even a short-lived tornado will also be possible.

The threat is not as high as Saturday, but storms look to develop along a weak boundary where winds out of the southeast converge into winds out of the east. The highest coverage of storms looks to be north of Orlando.

The highest concentration of storms, including the severe weather potential Sunday will be north of Orlando, along a weak boundary, where turning of the winds with height is relatively maximized.

A flood watch also remains in effect through Sunday evening. The coverage of storms will diminish Sunday evening and overnight. More rain and storm chances return for the week ahead.

About the Author:

Jonathan Kegges joined the News 6 team in June 2019 as the Weekend Morning Meteorologist. Jonathan comes from Roanoke, Virginia where he covered three EF-3 tornadoes and deadly flooding brought on by Hurricanes Florence and Michael.