Tropical Storm Cristobal makes landfall Sunday evening

This is the third named storm of the 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Sunday Night Tropical Satellite Update (KSAT 12)

SAN ANTONIO – We’re keeping a close eye on Tropical Storm Cristobal. Here are the key points:

  • Cristobal made landfall as a tropical storm on Sunday shortly after 5 p.m. CT (Track it here.)
  • Maximum sustained winds at landfall were around 50 mph, with wind gusts up to 65 mph
  • Very heavy rain and dangerous storm surge will be possible along the Gulf Coast from Louisiana all the way to the Florida
  • Cristobal’s track will actually make for a dry and hot start to next week in San Antonio

Download the KSAT Hurricane Tracker app for all the latest updates, or check the KSAT weather page for forecasts, radar and analysis.

About the Authors:

Justin Horne is a meteorologist and reporter for KSAT 12 News. When severe weather rolls through, Justin will hop in the KSAT 12 Storm Chaser to safely bring you the latest weather conditions from across South Texas. On top of delivering an accurate forecast, Justin often reports on one of his favorite topics: Texas history.

Sarah Spivey is a San Antonio native who grew up watching KSAT. She has been a proud member of the KSAT Weather Authority Team since 2017. Sarah is a Clark High School and Texas A&M University graduate. She previously worked at KTEN News. When Sarah is not busy forecasting, she enjoys hanging out with her husband and cat, and playing music.