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Isaias weakens to tropical storm but
could become hurricane again while
headed for Florida's east coast

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 8/1/2020 8:16:30 PM

ORLANDO, Fla. — Isaias downgraded to tropical storm strength Saturday afternoon but it’s wind strength is expected to rise again into a hurricane as it approaches southeast Florida, according to the National Hurricane Center’s 5 p.m. ET update. New NHC models are showing a slight westerly wobble in Isaias’ path with projections indicating it making landfall along the east-central Florida coast sometime Sunday. The storm’s tropical force winds are expected to reach the southeast coast of Florida Saturday night. Isaias’ center was 115 miles away from Fort Lauderdale at the time of the 5 p.m. update. After having its strength

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Storm is just wobbling along and not a great threat.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Urgent Fury 8/1/2020 8:39:07 PM (No. 497104)
Sorry, media, better luck next time.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Jennie C. 8/1/2020 8:40:00 PM (No. 497105)
But you can hear the media's salivating in hopes that it will become a hurricane again.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: bad-hair 8/1/2020 8:57:26 PM (No. 497117)
Ts equals rain. Rain equals Plants. Plant equals Oxygen. Greta the but must be thrilled. Oops, sea level's gonna rise a foot or so.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: DVC 8/1/2020 10:43:26 PM (No. 497154)
Yawner. Can't have a "Trump's fault" hurricane, sorry.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: bubber 8/1/2020 11:48:50 PM (No. 497176)
Prays up for all involved...
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Historybuff 8/1/2020 11:51:29 PM (No. 497178)
Could.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 8/2/2020 3:36:00 AM (No. 497199)
Been here too long to discount any tropical storm or hurricane. I am not even happy about "heavy rain" arriving.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: philsner 8/2/2020 7:43:19 AM (No. 497288)
Trump will send George W. Bush down there with the weather machine to hit minorities hardest.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: HPmatt 8/2/2020 7:57:06 AM (No. 497299)
...and 43 could blow up a few New O levees as he drives through LA on way to FL...
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Reply 10 - Posted by: hershey 8/2/2020 9:19:53 AM (No. 497407)
It's pretty amazing that we can put a man on the moon, rovers on Mars, flyby the Sun, put a space station in orbit and do lots of other incredible things, but can't seem to shut down a tropical storm, or a gang of protestors....kind of makes you wonder doesn't it?
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Strike3 8/2/2020 9:20:03 AM (No. 497408)
Be sure to hold those masks tightly to your faces. There could be wind.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: udanja99 8/2/2020 10:17:44 AM (No. 497489)
I live on the South Carolina coast and I’m kind of looking forward to Isaias - we need the rain.
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