Despite shifting course, Hurricane Dorian remains a major threat to our area. The storm is now a Category 5 with winds exceeding 185 miles per hour.
As with any hurricane, plan for strong winds, heavy rains and possible flooding. Keep safety top of mind and stay tuned to local news for the latest advisories from the National Weather Service, as well as state and local emergency management officials.
As we prepare for whatever Hurricane Dorian may have in store for our state, we encourage you to do the same. Storm conditions like these can cause substantial damage to homes and businesses, as well as our electrical infrastructure. More importantly, they can also create significant dangers for everyone. Please stay safe and follow these safety reminders: