The forecast warns of more rainfall in the Florida Keys. Meteorologists estimate there will be an additional 1 to 3 inches with isolated maximum storm totals of 18 inches in South Florida.
There was a tropical storm watch in effect for the Cuban provinces of La Habana, Artemisa, Mayabeque, Pinar del Rio, and the Isle of Youth. Meteorologists expect a slow northward motion on Tuesday night and Wednesday.
The storm could make landfall again in northern Florida on Saturday.
There were no reports of storm-related deaths in South Florida after the storm made landfall on Sunday in Monroe County’s Matacumbe Key. A man was injured in Monroe County when a Bayan tree crushed his home.
The death toll in Central America last week was of more than 100 people. The Category 4 hurricane affected Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama.
PHOTOS: Flooding in South Florida
Local 10 viewer picture of effects of Eta in South Florida.
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Sunday morning, several press conferences were held to discuss the looming impact of Tropical Storm Eta. The full videos can be seen below.
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Fort Lauderdale press conference Tropical Storm Eta
WATCH LIVE: Fort Lauderdale city officials hold press conference to discuss threat of approaching Tropical Storm Eta. Latest on the storm: https://bit.ly/2GEgey7Posted by WPLG Local 10 on Sunday, November 8, 2020