St. Petersburg, Florida -- Powerful afternoon storms are creating a mess on the roads, and power outages all across the Tampa Bay area Tuesday afternoon.

Map:Progress Energy power outages
Map:TECO power outages

Click here for live radar

Tampa Police say several intersections have traffic lights out. Drivers are reminded to drive slowly, and to treat intersections with no working lights as a four-way stop.

There are also reports of trees down across the area. Power poles have reportedly snapped in half near the intersection of Falkenburg Road and Highway 60 in Brandon.

Got photos of today's severe weather? Click here to send us your photos and video, or email them to

Read or Share this story: