Tropical Storm Chris strengthened to a Category 1 Hurricane, making it the first hurricane of the 2012 season.
Forecasters at the National Hurricane Center are monitoring Chris' path, although the storm could weaken to a cyclone. Hurricane Chris is located in the northern Atlantic. Maximum sustained winds are 75 mph.
A low-pressure system unrelated to Chris is causing turbulent weather across south Florida. Thunderstorms are possible this afternoon and overnight in Temple Terrace. The rainy weather is expected to continue through the weekend.