According to the National Hurricane Center 5 p.m. advisory on August 28, 2019, the storm has strengthened into a hurricane and Key Biscayne continues to be within the 5 day cone of uncertainty. The National Hurricane Center reports the average forecast errors at Days 4 and 5 are 150-200 miles.
Today, Governor Ron DeSantis declared a State of Emergency for counties in the path of Hurricane Dorian, inclusive of Miami-Dade County.
The National Hurricane Center projects Hurricane Dorian will make landfall on Florida's East Coast as a major hurricane. Due to the uncertainty in the track of this storm, every resident along Florida's East Coast needs to be ready!
Everyone should have 7 days of supplies, including water and medicine and should have an evacuation plan.
Please continue to closely monitor the National Hurricane Center website for the latest storm updates.