Is now projected to come ashore as Ft. Pierce and then start moving into a more northerly direction, churning it's way up the middle of the state and into Ga. By the size of this one, I would guess that if you are within 125 miles of the eye your are going to see some serious windage. At least here we're not too worried about the storm surge. West Palm and Lauderdale might see some TREMENDOUS storm surge.
DON'T TAKE CHANCES WITH THIS ONE. PLEASE PEOPLE USE YOUR HEADS AND DON'T BE A HERO. GET THE HELL OUT OF DODGE IF YOUR ON THE EAST COAST.
If any OSO'er need a place and you can put up with our animals, and my wife, we have a spare bedroom available. We're in Nokomis, north of Venice, south of Sarasota.