Eta briefings from News 6 weather team

Weather warnings issued across Central Florida

Latest track and models of Eta released (WKMG)

ORLANDO, Fla. – With Eta projected to impact Central Florida, News 6 wants to keep you as informed as possible.

A News 6 meteorologist on Wednesday provided weather updates throughout the day and night Wednesday. The updates took place at 15 minutes and 45 minutes past the hour until 3:45 p.m. and then continued at 8:15 p.m., 9:15 p.m. and 10:15 p.m.

Eta strengthened into a hurricane Wednesday morning, packing 75 mph winds and dumping rain, before weakening back to a tropical storm with 70 mph winds.

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Computer models show Eta making landfall Thursday north of Tampa and tracking across the state, near Jacksonville.

Several Central Florida counties are under tropical storm warnings and watches.

Thanks for visiting, and stay safe!

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Daniel started with WKMG-TV in 2000 and became the digital content manager in 2009. When he's not working on, Daniel likes to head to the beach or find a sporting event nearby.