The Shelton Police and Emergency Management Departments are monitoring tropical storm Hermine. A tropical storm warning has now been issued for the area. Beginning Sunday, rainfall amounts between a half to one and-a-half inches are expected to fall.
The primary hazard with this storm will be strong winds. On Sunday morning, Be prepared to sustain a wind increase from 20 miles an hour to 40 miles per hour in the afternoon and through the night. Wind gusts of 45 to 55 miles per hour are expected.