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Tracking Hurricane Dorian | Tuesday 5 a.m. update

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Tracking Hurricane Dorian | Tuesday 5 a.m. update
Tracking Hurricane Dorian | Tuesday 5 a.m. update

While Hurricane Dorian is still nearly stationary over parts of the Bahamas, it is expected to start moving Tuesday morning.

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FOR THIS HALF HOUR.HERE'S DORIAN, 120 MILES PERHOUR CATEGORY THREE HURRICANE,IT'S WEAKENED AS HURRICANES SITOVER THE SAME SPOT, THEY TEND TOBRING COLDER WATERS FROM DEEP INTHE ATLANTIC OCEAN TO THESURFACE AND IT'S COOLING IT DOWNAND WEAKENING.THE LATEST TRACK FROM THENATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER KEEPSIT OFF OF THE FLORIDA COAST.THIS TRACK, THIS FORECAST IS FORTHE EYE, THE IMPACTS OF THESTORM EXTENDS HUNDREDS OF MILESAWAY SO THE FLORIDA EAST COASTWILL GET TROPICAL STORMCONDITIONS, BUT HURRICANE FORCEWINDS ON THIS TRACK IF IT STAYSAS FAR AS IT IS AWAY NOW, WILLSTAY OFFSHORE.WITH HE SHOULD NOT SEE MUCH INTHE WAY OF HURRICANE FORCEWINDS.

WHAT I'M CONCERNED ABOUTIS WATER, THE STORM SURGE.LOOK AT THIS WIND, YOU CAN SEEIN THE SHOWERS JUST CONSTANTLYMOVING ONSHORE.THE WIND IS ALSO DOING THIS,IT'S PILING UP THE ATLANTICOCCASION RIGHT ALONG OUR EASTERNCOAST HERE OF THE STATE OFFLORIDA, REALLY CONCERNED ABOUTJACKSONVILLE.THEY TEND TO FLOOD BADLY IN THELAST HURRICANES THAT WENT ONTHIS TRACK AND DORIAN IS DOINGTO TAKE A SIMILAR PATH AGAIN.WIND GUSTS HAVE BEEN GUSTING20-35 MILES PER HOUR FROM FORTPIERCE TO PALM BEACH.HAD A REPORT OF A WIND GUST OF60 AT THE JUNE KNOW BEACH PIER.I THINK WIND GUSTS 45-50 BY THISEVENING.THE CENTER DID THAT CHESS BOARDTHING, ONE UP, ONE DOWN, ONE UP,ONE DOWN AND CONTINUING TODRIFTED TO THE NORTH AND WEST.THE GUSTS POTENTIAL FOR POLKCOUNTY MAY BE 35-40 MILES PERHOUR LATER ON TONIGHT, THOUGH ITHINK MOST OF YOU ARE GOING TOSEE WINDS THAT ARE NOT STRONGENOUGH TO CAUSE A LOT OF ISSUES.AS FAR AS THE WEEKEND GOES,DORIAN IS OUT OF HERE.IN FACT, TOMORROW, BIGIMPROVEMENTS BIT THE AFTERNOON,MUCH LOWER RAIN COVERAGE, THENDRIER WEATHER BEHIND THEHURRICAN

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