(Cat 5 is over 156 mph, which it is not likely to reach)
Storm surge of 9 to 13 feet is expected from Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, to Keaton Beach, Florida.
▪FL PANHANDLE: could reach 12in
▪CAROLINAS: Up to 6in, w/ isolated totals of 8in
Warnings are in effect for more than 300 miles of coastline
-National Weather Service
▪#Michael is forecast to stay a tropical storm as it moves through Georgia and into the Carolinas on Thursday.
▪Expected to move further inland later in the week, potentially bringing rain & heavy winds to portions of SC, NC & VA