Tropical Storm Bret forms in the Atlantic

WMBF Storm Team- Tropical Storm Bret formed off of Florida's east coast on Sunday evening, prompting Tropical Storm Watches for parts of the Bahamas.

As of the 8PM advisory from the National Hurricane Center on Sunday, Tropical Storm Bret was located about 100 miles northwest of Great Abaco Island.  The storm is slowly drifting south with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph.

Forecast models look to take the storm slowly north and then northeast out to sea.

Stay with WMBF News as the Storm Team continues to track the latest on Tropical Storm Bret.