After devastating Florida, Ian becomes a hurricane again and heads for South Carolina: Live updates
A day after creating historic flooding in Florida and leaving much of the state without power, Ian is out over the Atlantic and heading toward South Carolina, where it is expected to make its second U.S. landfall on Friday.
Here's what we're following:
- The storm is thought to have brought more than 17 inches of rain over West-Central Florida, the National Weather Service says.
- The historic Naples Pier was reportedly destroyed under waves at least 20 feet high, and parts of the only bridge linking Sanibel Island to the mainland were washed away.
- The two coastal counties hit the hardest — Lee County, home to Fort Myers and Cape Coral, and Charlotte County to the north — are “basically off the grid,” the governor said.
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