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Sally soaks Gulf Coast

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 9/16/20, 05:57 pm

One person has died and another is missing as a result of flooding in Orange Beach, Ala., due to Hurricane Sally. The storm crawled through several Gulf Coast states at only 3-5 mph, dumping rain for hours on end and causing serious water damage in Alabama and Florida. Now downgraded to a tropical storm, Sally is expected to bring a foot of rain and flooding to Georgia and the Carolinas.

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Hurricane Sally pummels Florida, Alabama

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 9/16/20, 03:11 am

The Florida Panhandle and south Alabama saw sideways rain, storm surges, strong winds, and power outages early Wednesday as Hurricane Sally made landfall. With winds of 105 mph, Sally had strengthened to a Category 2 storm and could cause serious flooding as it moves north-northeast at a slow 2 mph.

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Hurricane Sally brings “potentially historic” flooding

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 9/14/20, 11:58 pm

Hurricane Sally intensified to a Category 2 on Monday as it closed in on the Gulf Coast, raising hurricane warnings in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida. The National Hurricane Service warned of “potentially historic” flooding and sustained winds of 110 mph by the time it makes landfall late Tuesday or early Wednesday.

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