More than 300,000 customers in Georgia had no electricity, Georgia Power said, and forecasters expect tropical storm-force winds and flash foods to hammer the state well into Tuesday, spurring creeks to rise, trees to topple and streets to flood. If the storm moved into the Gulf of Mexico, Masters said that surge could lean more towards 8 feet. In contrast, we anticipate the damage on Florida's East Coast to be less severe, allowing for a restoration effort that may be completed within days of the storm passing. Government forecasters said up to 38cm of rain was possible in some areas as it crossed the eastern Florida Panhandle and moved into southern Georgia.
In one of the country's largest evacuations, about 5.6 million people in Florida - more than one-quarter of the state's population - were ordered to leave, and another 540,000 were ordered out on the Georgia coast. Mitsy says they are staying put because most of the shelters do not take dogs. "If you have any damage or water getting into your house and you have to wait for two or three weeks to come back, then your house will be completely damaged by the time you come back to Florida".
N.C. Emergency Management and the American Red Cross and county emergency managers also opened shelters in the following locations. "To the public in their homes who are trying to ride out this storm, we urge you to not get on the roads until you have been given clearance by everyone who is required to give clearance".
More than 50,000 people had signed up by Sunday after 22-year Ryon Edwards of Daytona Beach posted the invitation with the note, "YO SO THIS GOOFY LOOKING WINDY HEADASS NAMED IRMA SAID THEY PULLING UP ON US, LETS SHOW IRMA THAT WE SHOOT FIRST". St. Petersburg Fire and Rescue has also suspended emergency services due to unsafe weather conditions. More than 100,000 customers were without power in Georgia and over 80,000 in SC.
But on Saturday, all that changed when Irma's course shifted.
The woman, who hasn't been identified publicly, first called emergency services at 3:23 a.m. on Sunday morning to report that she was in labor.
Forecast models aren't sure what will happen to the system after Friday but Porter speculates that where Irma ends up could play a crucial role in Jose's path.
Weatherunderground's Jeff Masters said a strike on the west Florida coast was the most likely option.
While considering how the city would react, Buckhorn quoted boxer Mike Tyson, saying, "Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the face". "We are trying to do everything that we can to get people safe", he said.
"I will tell you in no uncertain terms - and I am not going to sugarcoat it - this is going to be a hard storm", Buckhorn said at the news conference.
"So look out for your neighbors, take care of each other", he said.
Lucie Nuclear Plant near Fort Pierce - 24 hours before hurricane-force winds hit the area and throughout the storm. FPL did announce Friday that it plans to shut down its two nuclear power plants - Turkey Point in Homestead and St.
Murray and Hingis had already won Wimbledon in July while Saturday's triumph took their record as a team to a flawless 10-0. After the match, Murray reiterated his concerns about prize money for this format of the game.
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (NYSE: TEVA ) is trading considerably higher today, now up $3.13 at $18.63 - a 20 percent gain. Mizuho maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, May 10 report. (NASDAQ:LSTR) rating on Friday, October 23.
Crozz II is said to be two electric motors, one for each axle which allows it to have an all-wheel drive system. And only then will electric cars come out of the niche - and achieve relevant market share in years to come.
Beijing says the system's powerful radars will be able to monitor flights and missile launches deep inside northeastern China. The U.S. and South Korea should "immediately stop the deployment process and withdraw relevant equipment", Geng said.
England's 2-1 win over the Windies keeps them third in the Test standings, behind India and South Africa. He was up to the pace of Shannon Gabriel , and no Australian will be quicker even if the pitches are.
Mysterious green and blue flashes were seen by witnesses in Mexico City after it was rocked by a magnitude 8.2 quake . Forecasters were predicting the storm could unleash upwards of 25 inches (64 centimeters) of rain in some areas.
To measure price-variation, we found KO's volatility during a week at 0.65% and during a month it has been found around 0.66%. The company's shares were given away at $46.13 per share worth to an income of some $1,302,342 on account of Rivera Alfredo.
Hope has had a superb series, ending it as the leading runscorer and an average of 75. The fact England's run chase was so simple owed everything to Anderson.
UB edges up in annual US News college rankings
The university saw a slight increase in its peer assessment score, which ticked up a tenth of a percent to 3.2 percent this year. News & World Report "Best Colleges" rankings , released Tuesday, Sept. 12, place the UI in a tie with Miami University of Ohio.
Porsche Cayenne Turbo revealed
Porsche Cars Canada, Ltd., a dedicated subsidiary of Porsche AG, imports and distributes Porsche vehicles in Canada. That marks an improvement of 30 hp and 14 lb-ft over the previous model , which packed a twin-turbo 4.8-liter V-8.
How to Watch Hurricane Harvey Benefit Online
Houston rap artist Bun B and Scooter Braun, a Hollywood talent manager and founder of SB Projects, are the organizers. The show will broadcast on CBS, NBC, ABC, FOX and CMT from Los Angeles, Nashville and NY .
US Dollar Bid and Safe Haven Currencies Offered
The euro was lower, with EUR/USD sliding 0.32% to 1.1997, after rising as high as 1.2092 on Friday, the most since January 2015. The dollar index .DXY , which tracks the greenback against a basket of six major currencies, was up 0.66 percent at 91.955.
Slightly injured pope ends Colombia tour with unity appeal
The Pope can be seen with bruising as he greets crowds after the accident. "When you don't want to see, you don't see", he said. Francis used the trip to urge Colombians deeply polarized by a peace plan to shun vengeance after a bloody 50-year civil war.
Desmond Tutu speaks out on Rakhine crisis
In 2016, about 85,000 Rohingya poured into Bangladesh, fleeing rape, torture and murder at the hands of Myanmar security forces. There are many more in other parts of the region and the world. "We also have expectations concerning the Myanmar government".
5 takeaways from Seahawks win over Packers
Standing tall after first-and-goal from the 3 with a 7-3 lead was just another example of the unit rising to the occasion. The Packers limited Seattle to 12 first downs and 225 total yards, and Green Bay had an 18:26 edge in time of possession.