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Sunday night Tropics check (08/30/2015)

Western Caribbean disturbance satellite image (11/05/2015)
Posted at 12:01 AM, Aug 31, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-31 00:01:00-04

MIDWAY, Fla. (WTXL) -- Tropical Storm Erika's remnants will move into the peninsula over Monday-Tuesday and has the potential to cause flood issues across the state. The concerns diminish along the Big Bend and the Panhandle, but nonetheless, eastern counties may have to keep a look out for rain concerns.

Meanwhile, far in the eastern Atlantic near the Cape Verde Islands, tropical storm Fred has formed and will likely intensify into a hurricane Monday. The islands there are under a rare Hurricane Warning due to this. The storm will likely weaken into a depression Friday as it pushes northwest into colder waters of the Atlantic.