Sumter, Polk, Orange, Seminole counties were put under tornado warning in the 4 a.m. hour but all were allowed to expire at 5 a.m.

This Watch signifies favorable atmospheric conditions for tornado formation.

Residents in these counties must remain vigilant and ready for rapidly changing weather conditions.

Western portions of Marion and Sumter counties are under a hurricane warning,

Indicating the imminent arrival of hurricane conditions, including strong winds and heavy rain.

Immediate precautions to secure properties and ensure safety are essential.

These warnings imply the likelihood of tropical storm conditions, including heavy rainfall and strong winds.