Hurricane Sally is shifting towards the Gulf Coast, threatening to deliver potential historic flooding and “excessive life-threatening” flash flooding, in keeping with forecasters.
The attention of the storm is anticipated to cross close to the coast of southeastern Louisiana on Tuesday earlier than making landfall Tuesday night time or Wednesday morning within the hurricane warning space, which stretches from east of the mouth of the Pearl River to Navarre, Florida.
As of Tuesday morning, the storm was positioned about 65 miles east of the mouth of the Mississippi River and about 105 miles south-southeast of Biloxi, Mississippi. Most sustained winds had been 85 mph, with stronger gusts. It was shifting northwest at 2 mph.