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Hurricane Matthew in Ft Lauderdale

The NHC maintains a hurricane warning for a wide coastal strip from Boca Raton, in South Florida to South Santee River, South Carolina. According to a probable trajectory pattern, "Matthew's eye will move near or over the east coast of the Florida peninsula during tonight (Friday), and near or on the coast of Georgia and South Carolina on Saturday." Although it is expected to further weaken as the hours pass, the NHC forecasters expect follow Matthew as a "powerful" Category 3 hurricane along its way through Florida. More than two million people in three of the four states on alert received evacuation orders for the most dangerous cyclone in a decade. Local and federal authorities urged people not to ignore official recommendations. The slogans are evacuation and precaution. "Evacuate, evacuate, evacuate. This is serious, "he reiterated Thursday over Rick Scott, Governor of Florida, the state that is feared, the worst part of Matthew will be. Scott urged the more than 1.5 million residents threatened to "waste no time" and take refuge in safe areas before the imminent arrival of Hurricane areas.

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