Update: 9:30 p.m. Wednesday:
The first named storm of Atlantic season, Andrea, has formed over the Gulf of Mexico and is likely to bring wet weather to parts of Florida's west coast by the end of the week.
Forecasters issued a tropical storm warning for the west coast of Florida from Boca Grande to an area along the coast south of Tallahassee.
Andrea had maximum sustained winds near 40 miles per hour, as of Wednesday evening. It was moving north, and forecasters expected the storm to move northeastward on Thursday.