Bradenton and other coastal areas of Tampa Bay also remain under a flood watch as winds and heavy rains continue to buffet the area after the passing of Tropical Storm Colin across Florida and into the Atlantic Ocean.
The storm made landfall overnight in the Big Bend are of Florida as it made its way to the northeast.
As of 8:10 a.m., Manatee County remained under a tropical storm warning and flood watch. The watch is in place until 8 p.m. Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service.
Also, Manatee is under a high surf advisory until 4 p.m. Tuesday.
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The Sunshine Skyway Bridge remains closed because of the risk of high winds.
The Weather Service is calling for a 100 percent chance of rain in Bradenton on Tuesday, with showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Winds are expected from the southwest at 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. The forecast high temperature is 85.
Tuesday night, the chance of rain drops to 60 percent, with a low of 78 and northwesterly winds of 5 to 7 mph.
Showers and thunderstorms are likely each day through at least Friday, according to the Weather Service.