- Earl is now a category 3 hurricane, winds 125-150 miles an hour. The storm is seen strengthening to a Cat 4 as it moves away from the VIs.
- Warning to beachfront villa owners frrom the National Hurricane Center: “STORM SURGE WILL RAISE WATER LEVELS BY AS MUCH AS 3 TO 5 FEET ABOVE GROUND LEVEL.”
- Earl is right over the island. This satellite image is from StormCarib.com and NASA’s Global Hydrology and Climate Center.
- Spicecam off the air at 1 p.m. Dingy dock is history.
4 thoughts on “St. John: Hurricane update 2:45 p.m. EDT”
Hang on to your hats!
(And hope everyone stays safe)
From the looks of the Spicecam, it looks like alot of boats are riding out the storm right in Cruz Bay – good luck to all.
Glad we dont have them in Maine, everybody hang on tight and ride it out.
Thanks for the updates. Stay safe!