Sunburn — The morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics — 8.28.23

Good Monday morning.

Heads up, Gulf Coast.

Tropical Storm Idalia is expected to hit Big Bend — Taylor and Dixie counties — as a Category 2 hurricane Wednesday morning, Gov. Ron DeSantis said as he urged all Gulf Coast residents to prepare to evade danger. The forecast path has the storm curling north toward Florida’s Gulf Coast Tuesday into Wednesday.

Idalia intensified to 60 mph winds Sunday night, up from 45 mph winds earlier. Idalia is slowly moving off the coast of the Yucatan but will begin forward motion on Monday. When Idalia begins its movement after meandering in the Western Caribbean, it

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