Hurricane Michael evacuation: Florida declares emergency - Scott activates national guard
11 October, 2018, 12:41 | Author: Tara Reeves
Florida's panhandle coast is littered with evidence that Hurricane Michael is one of the most powerful storms ever to hit the U.S. Roofs and awnings are peeled from buildings, pieces of homes are scattered amid snapped trees and downed power lines, chunks of beaches are washed away.
Major pressure: 919 millibars minimum pressure in the hurricane's eye, the third most intense hurricane landfall in the U.S.in recorded history.
A hurricane warning was issued for much of the Florida panhandle, with tropical storm watches and warnings issued for areas nearby.
Forecasters said parts of Florida's marshy, lightly populated Big Bend area could see up to 12 feet (3.7 meters) of storm surge.
Alabama/Florida border to the Mississippi/Alabama border * Suwanee River Florida to Chassahowitzka Florida * north of Fernandina Beach Florida to South Santee River South Carolina A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for... It is expected to weaken as it moves up into the southeastern United States.
Hurricane Michael is threatening more than 300 miles of the Gulf Coast, prompting emergency declarations in more than 35 counties from Mobile, Alabama through the Florida Panhandle and into the state's Big Bend region. President Donald Trump has endorsed DeSantis. According to the Associated Press, a hurricane hunter plane flew into the storm Tuesday morning and found the storm was rapidly intensifying, which mean winds could push the storm into a category three before it makes landfall sometime on Wednesday.
Florida has had more hurricanes in October than in any other month.
The governor activated 750 National Guardsmen for storm response on Monday, on top of the 500 activated the day before.
About 3,500 Florida National Guard troops were deployed to assist with evacuations and storm recovery, along with more than 1,000 search-and-rescue personnel, Scott said.
"Along our coast, communities are going to see unimaginable devastation", Scott said, with storm surge posing the greatest danger. This area includes Pensacola, Panama City and Tallahassee. Authorities were also searching for a boy swept away by a river in Guatemala.
"Those who stick around to experience storm surge don t typically live to tell about it", said FEMA s Long.
"If you and your family made it through the storm safely, the worst thing you could do now is act foolishly", he said.
"There's nothing between us and this storm but warm water, and I think that's what terrifies us about the potential impacts", Gillum said.
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It appeared to be so powerful that it was expected to remain a hurricane as it moved into Alabama and Georgia early Thursday. The Weather Channel warns of "catastrophic storm surge" and incredibly high speed winds associated with the storm.
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A National Ocean Service water level station at Apalachicola recently reported almost 5.5 feet of inundation above ground level. The National Hurricane Center in Miami says Hurricane Michael would be the first Category 4 storm to hit Florida's Panhandle.
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