Georgia orders compulsory evacuation of coast as Irma roars closer

08 September, 2017, 00:53 | Author: Clint Gray
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Trump's order allows for the federal government "to supplement State, tribal, and local response efforts due to the emergency conditions resulting from Hurricane Irma beginning on September 6, 2017" and continuing thereafter.

Sprayberry recommending that smartphone users download the Ready NC app, which will include suggestions on building an emergency kit, evacuation routes and shelter locations and other emergency information.

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S.C. Adjutant General Bob Livingston said he is preparing for a Category 4 storm, though forecasts say Irma should be weaker than that when it arrives in SC.

Here's a closer look at how Georgia and the Carolinas are preparing for Irma. "Irma is a powerful storm".

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The South Carolina Department of Transportation on Tuesday said its maintenance forces "began the first steps in making storm preparations" by inspecting equipment, checking the inventory of supplies like barricades, cones and replacement traffic signals in all 46 counties. The state recently sent five swift-water rescue teams and two N.C. National Guard helicopter teams to assist with Hurricane Harvey in Texas, but Cooper said they would return by Wednesday night.

Lane reversals also will take place out of Myrtle Beach (U.S. 501), Beaufort (U.S. 21) and Hilton Head Island (U.S. 278) under evacuation orders, state officials said during a news briefing Thursday.

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"It's time to get your family, your pets and your businesses ready for Irma", the governor said.

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