The Gulf Coast is bracing for the impact of Hurricane Micheal. The storm is expected to strengthen to a Category 3 hurricane by the time it makes landfall late tonight and into tomorrow.

Damaging winds, dangerous storm surge, and heavy rainfall are all possible along the eastern Gulf Coast. Below is a more in-depth look at the situation from ABC 33/40 Chief Meteorologist James Spann in the latest Weather Xtreme Video.