When Andrew Sankey, the Director of the Hancock County Emergency Management Agency starts sending out updates, it's time to prepare and listen.

Here's the latest update from the National Weather Service as of Tuesday afternoon, September 12th.

National Weather Service Caribou
National Weather Service Caribou

Director Sankey pointed out these items from the National Weather Service update

  • The track and strength of the storm at landfall is still highly uncertain, which has a big effect on what impacts are expected and where
  • Now is the time to prepare for the possibility of coastal flooding and erosion, tropical force winds, and inland flooding
  • For more resources on preparation, see https://www.weather.gov/safety/hurricane or ready.gov

The next update should be delivered on Wednesday morning, and we will be sure to pass that on.

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