Ian Battering the Florida Peninsula with Catastrophic Storm Surge, Winds, and Flooding
Ian made landfall on mainland Florida as a category 4 major hurricane near 4:30 PM ET south of Punta Gorda near Pirate Harbor. Catastrophic storm surge inundation along with destructive waves is ongoing along the southwest Florida coastline. Hurricane-force
winds are expected to spread inland to central Florida near the core of Ian through early Thursday. Heavy rainfall will continue flooding.
|NWS Forecast for: Calumet Harbor IL to Gary IN (LMZ743)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Chicago, IL
Last Update: 400 AM CDT Thu Sep 29 2022
|Today: East winds 5 to 10 kt becoming northeast late. Sunny. Waves 1 to 3 ft. |
Tonight: East winds 5 to 10 kt becoming southeast overnight. Mostly clear. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday: Southeast winds 5 to 10 kt becoming northeast 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Friday Night: Northeast winds 10 to 15 kt becoming east. Clear. Waves 1 to 3 ft.
|Zone Forecast: Calumet Harbor IL to Gary IN (LMZ743)|
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