We've donated fuel for 5 rescue flights out of Abaco.
US Citizens / Passport holders will be flown to Banyan Executive Airport in Ft Lauderdale and Bahamian citizens will be flown to Nassau.
What to expect in a Category 5 Hurricane
Winds greater than 155 mph. Storm surge generally greater than 18 ft above normal. Complete roof failure on many residences and industrial buildings. Some complete building failures with small utility buildings blown over or away. Many shrubs, trees, and signs will be blown down. There will be complete destruction of mobile homes. Additionally, you will see severe and extensive window and door damage. Low-lying escape routes are cut by
Two schools of thought for approaching Hurricane Dorian at this time.
The European model sees the storm making landfall on the central Florida coastline, passing over the state and exiting into the Gulf before heading north toward the Florida panhandle and other southern coastal states.
Other models see Dorian making a turn northward and affecting central/northern Florida and heading into Georgia.
Intensity is currently forecast at Cat 4, howe