Hurricane Ian Advisory Number 25
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL092022 500 PM EDT Wed Sep 28 2022
…IAN BATTERING THE FLORIDA PENINSULA WITH CATASTROPHIC STORM SURGE, WINDS, AND FLOODING…
…NEW WATCHES AND WARNINGS ISSUED FOR NORTH AND SOUTH CAROLINA…
ABOUT 5 MI…10 KM E OF PUNTA GORDA FLORIDA
ABOUT 120 MI…190 KM SSW OF ORLANDO FLORIDA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…140 MPH…220 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NNE OR 20 DEGREES AT 8 MPH…13 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…945 MB…27.91 INCHES
WIND: Catastrophic wind damage is likely near the core of Ian. Hurricane conditions are ongoing within the Hurricane Warning area now and will slowly spread northeastward through the day.
Tropical storm conditions are occuring in parts of the warning area on the east coast of Florida and should spread northward through the northeast Florida, Georgia and South Carolina coasts tonight and Thursday. Tropical storm conditions are possible in the Tropical Storm Watch area starting on Friday.
TORNADOES: A few tornadoes are possible this evening into tonight across east central Florida.