Strong Winds Lash Florida's Gulf Coast

Powerful winds blew along Florida’s Gulf Coast on August 4, as the National Weather Service (NWS) issued a special marine warning.

This video taken by Instagram user @vscarlett1221 in Treasure Island, Florida, shows the gusts whipping through palm trees.

The NWS issued a special marine warning for the waters surrounding the area on the afternoon of August 4, cautioning that winds could reach speeds over 39 mph. Credit: @vscarlett1221 via Storyful

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