Hurricane

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‘Near normal’ hurricane season expected this year

NOAA released its Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook for 2016. Dr. Gerry Bell explains how to monitor hurricane forecasts throughout the season, from June 1 through November 30, and how to be prepared for any storms.

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Hermine's impact on Bluffton

Tropical Storm Hermine caused a number of problems in Bluffton Friday morning, Sept. 2, 2016, including cars going off of U.S. 278 into the grass, and downed trees and power lines closing lanes of traffic.

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Normal rush hour US 278 traffic not normal

On a normal weekday morning, US 278 in Bluffton is wall-to-wall traffic with all six lanes full of cars - east and west bound. Traffic was light on Friday, Sept. 2, 2016 as Beaufort County schools, businesses and government offices were closed for Tropical Storm Hermine.

Videos

Coast Guard conducts damage assessment over Georgia coast

A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah helicopter crew conducts a post-storm damage assessment flight Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016, in the Savannah River and off the coast of Georgia. The flight was conducted following Tropical Storm Hermine.
Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony L. Soto U.S. Coast Guard
Coast Guard conducts damage assessment over Georgia coast 1:15

Coast Guard conducts damage assessment over Georgia coast

A visualization of Hurricane Hermine 0:37

A visualization of Hurricane Hermine

Strong wind and waves fill boat with water at Beaufort Downtown Marina 0:21

Strong wind and waves fill boat with water at Beaufort Downtown Marina

Wind and waves nearly knock down man taking photos 0:36

Wind and waves nearly knock down man taking photos