After Hurricane Ian causes record damage takes aim at the Carolinas, Georgia

After Hurricane Ian causes record damage takes aim at the Carolinas, Georgia

Don’t let the door hit you on the way out Ian

As of 8 a.m., Ian was moving toward the north at about 9 mph with maximum sustained winds at 85 mph, remaining a Category 1 storm. The storm was about 105 miles south-southeast of Charleston, South Carolina and about 185 miles south-southwest of Cape Fear, North Carolina.

Hurricane Ian Intermediate Advisory Number 31A
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL       AL092022
800 AM EDT Fri Sep 30 2022

...TROPICAL-STORM-FORCE WINDS ONGOING ACROSS MUCH OF THE COAST OF 
THE CAROLINAS...
...LIFE-THREATENING STORM SURGE AND HURRICANE CONDITIONS EXPECTED
BY THIS AFTERNOON...

 

After Hurricane Ian causes record damage takes aim at the Carolinas, Georgia

After Hurricane Ian causes record damage takes aim at the Carolinas, Georgia

Tropical Storm Ian was upgraded to a hurricane Thursday afternoon as Central Florida experienced massive amounts of rain. Ian had come ashore Wednesday afternoon near Cayo Costa, Florida, with winds of 150 mph and began a punishing march northeastward across the state.

SUMMARY OF 800 AM EDT...1200 UTC...INFORMATION
----------------------------------------------
LOCATION...31.4N 79.1W
ABOUT 105 MI...175 KM SSE OF CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA
ABOUT 185 MI...295 KM SSW OF CAPE FEAR NORTH CAROLINA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...85 MPH...140 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...N OR 5 DEGREES AT 9 MPH...15 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...984 MB...29.06 INCHES
SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:

A Storm Surge Warning is in effect for...
* Flagler/Volusia County Line Florida to Cape Fear North Carolina
* Neuse River North Carolina
* St. Johns River Florida

A Hurricane Warning is in effect for...
* Savannah River to Cape Fear North Carolina

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for...
* Altamaha Sound Georgia to Savannah River
* Cape Fear to Duck North Carolina
* Pamlico Sound

A Storm Surge Watch is in effect for...
* North of Cape Fear to Duck North Carolina
* Pamlico River
* Cape Fear River

A Hurricane Watch is in effect for...
* East of Cape Fear to Surf City North Carolina

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