Tropical Depression Nine will likely strengthen over the weekend and begin to turn north towards Florida. There is no expected impact to Galveston County. We are far from the end of hurricane season in 67 days. Make sure that you follow us on Twitter @galvcountyoem and the National Weather Service @NWSHouston for quick updates and come back here for more news and preparedness tips. Make sure to make a plan, build a kit, and stay informed.