MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Nicholas is expected to strengthen as it heads for the Gulf Coast.
The National Hurricane Center Miami forecasters say heavy rain and flooding could hit the coasts of Texas, Mexico, and Louisiana.
A tropical storm warning has been issued for the Texas coast.
Nicholas is expected produce rainfall totals of up to 10 in over portions of the Texas coast and southwestern Louisiana between Sunday and midweek.
Rainfalls can be expected in the eastern regions of Tamaulipas on Sunday and Monday.