Trump says US is ‘well-prepared’ for Hurricane Dorian
Trump says US is ‘well-prepared’ for Hurricane Dorian
04 September, 2019, 23:38
Dombek said the most risky impact of Dorian will be the rip tides it will create offshore and on NY beaches, with Long Island also expected to see stronger winds with gusts up to 50 miles per hour.
Having seen storms swamp his home on the Georgia coast in 2016 and 2017, Joey Spalding of Tybee Island made a decision to empty his house and stay at a friend's apartment nearby rather than take any chances with Dorian.
Meanwhile, forecasters are tracking two other storms in the tropics - both are not projected to impact the U.S. Tropical Storm Fernand in the Gulf of Mexico is moving west, and is expected to arrive in Mexico later Wednesday. "At its peak it had maximum sustained winds of 270 kilometers an hour, which is absolutely huge, with gusts of up to 321 kilometers an hour".
The United Nations is prioritizing the needs of the Bahamian population, while describing Hurricane Dorian as a "catastrophic" storm.
While the storm has weakened, experts warn Dorian is still expected to cause unsafe flash floods as it travels up the coast. Winds should settle considerably as the sun sets.
With the threat to Florida easing and the danger shifting northward, Orlando's airport moved to reopen, along with Walt Disney World and Universal. Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 70 miles from the center, and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 175 miles. These extended inland to parts of Central Florida, which prompted a flood advisory for portions of Lake, Volusia, and Orange counties.
While high winds are not the major concern, heavy rain and storm surge of up to five feet is, he added.
Swells from the approaching system will grow as it nears, causing potentially life-threatening surf and rip current conditions.
Dorian was far less intense Tuesday than over the weekend when it battered the Bahamas.
The government of the Bahamas has discontinued all warnings and watches for the Bahamas.
Rescue crews in the Bahamas fanned out across a blasted landscape of smashed and flooded homes Wednesday, trying to reach drenched and stunned victims of Hurricane Dorian and take the full measure of the disaster.
Despite the slightly faster forward motion as of the 11 p.m. advisory, the overall forecast for Dorian has slowed down, putting the storm off our coastline during the late afternoon and early evening hours on Wednesday, according to this forecast. It was the most powerful hurricane on record ever to hit the Bahamas.
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