Tropical Storm Nicole To Develop into Hurricane, Expected to Hit Florida Tonight

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According to the National Hurricane Center, Tropical Storm Nicole is currently pounding the Bahamas and expected to hit Florida tonight as a Category 1 hurricane.  “Some strengthening is expected today, and Nicole is forecast to become a hurricane near the northwestern Bahamas and remain a hurricane when it reaches the east coast of Florida tonight” forecasters predict.  President Biden signed an emergency declaration for Florida which will release federal assistance for crisis response in 45 counties.