For the Columbus area, the National Weather Service in Peachtree City, Ga., as of Monday evening, is forecasting the possibility of tropical storm conditions much of the day Wednesday and into the night before calming down Thursday morning, with an 80 percent chance of precipitation to include heavy rainfall and wind gusts up to 20 miles per hour.
Winds in the 40 to 50 miles per hour range will reach the SC border as early as 8 p.m. Wednesday, says the center.
More information on the specific impacts of Hurricane Michael will be available as the storm gets closer to Horry.
The National Hurricane Centerreports Michael is forecast to be a risky major hurricane when it reaches the Gulf Coast on Wednesday with life-threatening storm surge possible along portions of the state, including Manatee County, which could see up to a four-foot storm surge.
Meanwhile, Scott, the Republican nominee for US Senate, will be leaving the campaign trail for the "next few days" to address storm preparations, a campaign spokesperson told CNN.
The storm was expected to bring up to 12 inches (30 cm) of rain with storm surges up to 12 feet (3.7 meters), according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC). A Tropical Storm Watch covered the area from Suwannee River to Anna Maria Island, which includes Tampa Bay. STATIONARY MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1004 MB...29.65 INCHES WATCHES AND WARNINGS ------- SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT: A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for...
Florida has already declared an emergency in 26 counties.
Scott also activated 500 National Guard Troops in advance of the storm. Michael has strenghtened swiftly into a category 1 hurricane.
"So, whatever we're doing, we've got to do something different", said the governor in 2016.
Meanwhile, broad swaths of the Carolinas could find themselves exposed to tropical storm-force winds as early as Wednesday evening.
Once Michael makes landfall, it is expected to move northeastward across the Florida panhandle into southern Georgia.
Since the storm will spend two to three days over the Gulf, "there is a real possibility that Michael will strengthen to a major hurricane before landfall", Berg wrote. This rainfall could lead to life-threatening flash floods and mudslides in areas of mountainous terrain.
Once the storm moves onto land, it will start to slow down and will most likely be significantly weaker than it is now, Steve Pfaff, warning coordination meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Wilmington, said. Additionally, a Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for inland Citrus, Hernando, Hillsborough, Levy, and Pasco counties.
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Mrs Trump receives flowers during an arrival ceremony after landing at Kotoka International Airport in Accra October 2, 2018. She offered to spend a historical moment with mothers and babies at the Greater Accra Regional (Ridge) Hospital.
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England midfielder Dier struck his first club goal in 18 months as Tottenham made it three victories in as many league matches. Last year, we were in the bottom five teams in the table in December, and still we finished 10th.
Ashwin got Chase bowled on a big turning off-spinner that found the inside edge of the bat to crash on to the stumps. India's Ravichandran Ashwin (centre) celebrates with teammates after dismissing West Indies' Shai Hope.
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Many flights and trains services were cancelled as the storm moved eastward. "From around 2pm, we saw incredible winds and rain". A pedestrian wearing a rain cover walks on a street after Typhoon Trami hits the city of Kagoshima, on Kyushu island, on Sunday.