WATCH: Waterspout spins in Tampa Bay

Funnel spawned by severe storms marching through Florida

TAMPA, Fla. – Some people in the Tampa Bay area got to see a robust waterspout Thursday.

The funnel developed as the result of a strong storm near St. Petersburg. According to the National Weather Service, it lasted about nine minutes and there were no reports of damage.

Check out the videos of the spout that were shared with FOX Weather.

A Tornado Watch is in effect for much of Central Florida until 5 p.m. as a line of storms pushes across the state.