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Hurricane Sally Slows as it Nears Coast - Back to a CAT 1

Updated: Sep 15, 2020

What's Happening:

  • Sally is back to a Category 1 hurricane with sustained winds of 85 MPH. The hurricane has slowed considerably and is moving at about 2 MPH.

  • The hurricane has turned slightly and is now expected to make landfall around Biloxi, Mississippi on Tuesday evening or Wednesday morning.

  • Officials warn of life-threatening storm surges that could reach as high 7-11 feet and of significant flooding along the entire Gulf coast.

  • Mandatory evacuations have been issued in both Louisiana and Mississippi.

Developing Story - Updated 09/15/20 @ 11:14 AM EST

Photo Credit: noaa.gov

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