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How Hurricane Matthew Compares to Recent Hurricanes

Governor Nathan Deal ordered an evacuation of six coastal counties this morning in anticipation of Hurricane Matthew’s landfall. According to the National Hurricane Center, the latest update says Matthew has sustained maximum wind speeds of 140 miles per hour, making it a Category 4 hurricane. This would be the first Category 4 hurricane of this…

Hurricane Matthew: I-16 EB Lanes Closed

Georgia Department of Public Safety has now confirmed all East Bound highways¬†are closed because of the imminent threat of Hurricane Matthew. The lane closing starts at mile marker 32. A 511 operator recommended ¬†that those traveling in RV or campers should use the Atlanta Motor Speedway when traveling. The U.S National Hurricane Center has extended…