The latest advisory as of 4 p.m. shows Idalia moving through southeast Georgia. Maximum sustained winds are 70 mph, which is a tropical storm. It’s moving northeast at 21 mph. Weakening is forecast as the center continues to scoot along the southeast coast. The storm will eventually move out into the Atlantic through Thursday afternoon.
Idalia made landfall as a strong Category 3 storm with winds of 125 mph near Keaton Beach, Florida. It reached Category 4 status (130 mph winds) briefly before weakening slightly during an eyewall replacement cycle right before landfall.
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