The hurricane warning was placed into effect for the area stretching from the mouth of the Pearl River in MS to the Alabama-Florida border.
It's expected to make landfall along the Alabama or MS coast late Tuesday night or early Wednesday perhaps as a category one hurricane. Its tropical storm-force winds, as high as 70 mph, extended up to 80 miles from Gordon's center and were affecting the coastlines in Alabama and Florida's western Panhandle. Maximum sustained winds were clocked at 60 miles per hour (95 kph). Some intensification is expected before it makes landfall tonight, possibly as a hurricane, in or near South Mississippi.
New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell held an afternoon news conference and said the city has "the pumps and the power" needed to protect residents.
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The Florida Keys have already experienced the heavy rain and wind from the tropical storm. While likely to remain outside of the storm's core, this zone is still expected to see gusty winds and heavy rainfall.
Authorities also issued a voluntary evacuation order for residents outside the levee protection system, which include the Venetian Isles, Lake Saint Catherine and Irish Bayou areas.
There was a storm surge warning in effect for Shell Beach to Dauphin Island, and a storm surge watch west of Shell Beach to the mouth of the Mississippi River and east of Dauphin Island to Navarre.
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Jake Wilson told WEAR-TV that the strong wind was bringing a lateral current "where it's just going to push you down the beach". According to a report by CNN, 13 million people are under a tropical storm warning as of Monday afternoon, and nearly 2 million people are under hurricane watches and storm surge warnings. This is a fluid situation and tropical storm conditions will begin to be experienced along northern parts of the Gulf coast by Tuesday.
Conditions should improve along the coast during the day Wednesday, while heavy rain expands inland through western MS, northeast Louisiana, and southeast Arkansas.
The National Weather Service said conditions were "possible" for tornadoes in the affected parts of South Florida on Monday night.
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Tropical Storm Gordon is the Atlantic basin's seventh named storm of the year. There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.