10 September, 2017, 14:48 | Author: Marjorie Miles
In Chatham County, Georgia's most populous coastal county that includes Savannah, emergency management director Dennis Jones warned Irma could bash the coast with 15 feet (4.5 metres) of storm surge and force floodwaters up two rivers, potentially swamping 60 per cent of the county.
"Please do not let your guard down".
"It is also possible that Irma doesn't make landfall over South Florida and heads into the eastern Gulf of Mexico, but this is an unlikely scenario at this point", Doll said. And Monday's tide is expected to be even higher.
According to Weather.com, Irma is now expected to make its closest approach to the Carolinas on Monday, although the center of the storm is now expected to track through Georgia.
South Florida Waste Management District Spaghetti model for the afternoon of September 9
A coastal flood advisory has been issued for Friday night as waves start rising from Hurricane Irma. The storm is moving west northwest at 16 miles per hour and is expected to pass just north of Haiti and Cuba on Saturday morning.
The eye of the storm on Friday afternoon was between Cuba and the Bahamas.
In a second case, Irma could turn into the southern tip of Florida and track northward through that state, weakening before it reaches the Carolinas.
As of 8 a.m. Thursday, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper had declared a state of emergency in preparation for the approaching storm.
Even if the forecast track holds, it's still hard to pin down what would happen in SC, said meteorologist James Carpenter of the National Weather Service in Charleston.
SC could also see heavy rain and flooding in some inland regions.
Adrian Johnson, who was waiting with her 26-year-old daughter, said she would rather stay home, but she preferred to be safe from the potential impact of Hurricane Irma. But Derrec Becker with the South Carolina Emergency Management Division said the path is too uncertain for people to relax.
Due to the shifting forecast, the company has reduced its estimate of impacted customers from 350,000 to around 70,000.
He urged drivers to follow evacuation signs posted along the highways, "no matter what they say on Google maps".
"This storm can impact any part of North Carolina - all over our state from the mountains to the coast", Cooper said.
With Hurricane Irma expected to bring heavy rains and high winds to Georgia in the coming days, Georgia Power is monitoring the changing weather around the clock, mobilizing crews and preparing to respond to any service interruptions which may occur.
Monday: Irma is forecast to pass very close to the Suwannee Valley.
Extra security for Manchester Arena benefit concert
This evening 14,000 people have packed into the venue to watch Noel Gallagher , The Courteeners and Pixie Lott perform. All proceeds from the We Are Manchester concert will go towards a permanent memorial to the victims of the attack.
Sunday: Increasing wind throughout the day with tropical rainbands moving in to the region with sustained Tropical Storm force wind arriving in Alachua, Putnam and Flagler counties early Sunday morning.
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The coaching staff also had a great play call on fourth-and-one where Surratt found a wide open Carl Tucker for a first down. Now comes one of the best quarterbacks in the country, coming off one of the best seasons in ACC history.
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Dao to the tune of $140 million for the injuries he suffered, including a broken nose, a concussion, and broken teeth. Previous reports say that United Airlines reached a confidential settlement with Dr.
I can not think a player like Mane is going to make hard to the face so I think he followed the ball but the action is risky . Liverpool could possibly appeal but it is unlikely to make any difference. "What would be your advice?" So it never works.
New Michael Jackson album 'Scream' coming out soon
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Eagles Notebook: Dorenbos may owe life to trade
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Hurricane Irma literally sucks away Bahamas shoreline
She called it the hurricane "bulge" - where water is drawn into the centre of the storm and the shape of the ocean is changed. Luckily for the locals, the water did not come gushing in all at once, with Adrian later tweeting that the sea " came back ".
Record-breaking Irma remains on track to spare Pee Dee
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Clashes Erupt Over THAAD Deployment in S. Korea
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Dave Schroeder's 'Fast 5 Pack Facts' - Packers vs. Seahawks
The Seahwaks get Thomas back healthy to join star defenders like Richard Sherman , Cliff Avril , Bobby Wagner and Michael Bennett. The offense, on the other hand, should be high-powered the entire game. "We're trying to get him back and we'll see how it goes".
Natural disaster death toll: 32 victims in 3 states
President Nieto, in a televised address stated that 61 people were killed - 45 in Oaxaca state, 12 in Chiapas and four in Tabasco. The effects were also felt in Guatemala, where at least one person died and homes along the border with Mexico were levelled.