Tropical Storm Eta Floods Madeira Beach, Florida, Before Landfall

Storm surge from Tropical Storm Eta inundated Madeira Beach, Florida, Wednesday night, November 11, as the storm approached the Tampa Bay area.

The storm surge brought high tides over Pinellas County at 11.30 pm on Wednesday, local media reported.

Rainfall in the area averaged half a foot, local media reported.

The National Weather Service forecasted Eta to move across Florida on Thursday and weaken after making its second landfall in the state. Credit: @mgmh99 via Storyful