Florence, Richmond, South Carolina discussed on This Morning with Gordon Deal
Hot and humid today. Eighty seven with partly sunny skies mid eighties for the day tomorrow late tomorrow into tomorrow night could be some heavy rain from Florence coming our way, and that chance of heavy rain and wind for Friday and Saturday as well with temperatures in the upper seventies. Those would be biggest impact days from Florence shower. Taints on Sunday as well. From NBC twelve I'm meteorologist, Andrew Friedman. Newsradio eleven forty W R V A and now ninety six point one FM from the piersonhonda dot com weather center. It's cloudy and seventy one in lakeside, News Radio W R V time five thirty one. The forecast for Richmond continues to improve with hurricane Florence. Although that's not to say, we won't have issues concerning for us. I think is now today a little bit less than we're going to get major tropical storm wind damage in a little bit more that there's a way that we could potentially get some heavy rain out of this really Friday through about Sunday NBC twelve meteorologist Andrew freidan. Who says we had flash flood warnings last night with just thunderstorms? So any heavy rain is a concern flooding is a major concern of the department of emergency management as well. Her long freshwater inland. Flooding is one of the deadliest result of these storms. So we got to be careful with the things that could occur. We're also looking at making sure that people remember that there's the coastal storm surge be damned, Shannon. Daniel an accident last night, and I sixty four west in new Kent created a nearly eight mile backup. Of course, I sixty four is one of if not the primary evacuation route out of Hampton roads in a hurricane v dot says it is doing what he can to try and get people out of the lowest lying areas, officially we're stabilizing construction sites ahead of the storm we're lifting temporary lane closures on major routes where we can we want people to be able to move Moodley on our major routes in our interstates. We're also augmenting our staff and our traffic operations centers as well as our safety service patrols that's going to allow us to provide additional traffic monitoring an incidence response capabilities because we do expect traffic to be a little heavier than normal. Lindsey legrand. Many Banat all areas schools are closed Friday for her. Mccain. Florence Henry go Hanover. An Richmond all canceling classes Friday, just field is still waiting to get a better. Look at the forecast before deciding VCU in Virginia union are also both canceling classes starting on Thursday with the dragged seemingly moving south, South Carolina is at risk at the South Carolina emergency operation center near Columbia, Derek Becker looks up at a huge display on the wall and worries the current plot shows the center of hurricane Florence naked landfall near Wilmington North Carolina for South.