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Thunder Bay, Canada
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hurricane coming??

any potential problems with the hurricane that is in the atlantic at this time?

or any storms from it or predicted?

thanks

Charleston, SC
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1. Re: hurricane coming??

Not that one - it's predicted to go up north and then east.

However, we are entering the busy season so be prepared. A good place to get good updates on local weather is www.schurricane.com

If you scroll down to the last large box, turn the top radio button to "ON" and it'll show you the top 7 or 8 forecast models and the paths each predicts.

Charleston, South...
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To be perfectly honest.... we never know for SURE if any hurricane is coming here until the last minute. Winds and currents greatly affect the course of a hurricane.

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Greensboro, North...
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3. Re: hurricane coming??

Hurricane Hugo made an unexpected left.

Charlotte, NC
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Hurricane Hugo made it to Charlotte NC, quite North &

West.. Still, I like the idea of Escape Routes posted throughout Charleston....

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5. Re: hurricane coming??

No need to worry about Danielle, but Earl could (possibly) be a factor late next week.

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6. Re: hurricane coming??

Stick with that site I linked previously) - the predictions change "significantly" each day. Right now, both storms with names are predicted to swing out in the general direction of Ireland, but that can change in the next 6 hours. (they update the site at 2am, 8am, 2pm and 8pm)

Ridgewood, New...
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7. Re: hurricane coming??

Sophie -

Hugo made a direct hit. Are you thinking of Floyd?

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8. Re: hurricane coming??

Oh, I see you mean it traveled inland. Very true. Still, getting inland to higher ground is advisable.

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9. Re: hurricane coming??

Hugo went to Charlotte. Floyd knocked out power all over NC.

The good news is evacuation routes are posted and 26 will open up all lanes should we need it. And we get plenty of warning unlike earthquakes and tornadoes. world, don't worry. Enjoy your trip.

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to kiawahvilla

Not thinking of Floyd; Hugo came before my time in Charlotte; lived in Canada at the time, but saw the devastation (where not to buy a house), months later...

Still, I think we are scarring the OP (also from Canada, BTW). But it's true, Charleston area has really nice "Escape" routes; not so convincing in Myrtle Beach....