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Tropical Storm Ophelia forecast to make landfall in North Carolina, state of emergency declared

Posted on AllSides September 22nd, 2023
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Several states are hunkering down as Tropical Storm Ophelia barrels towards the East Coast, where it is expected to make landfall on Saturday with “life-threatening” storm surge, heavy rains and fierce winds. Upgraded to tropical storm status on Friday, Ophelia is expected to make landfall in North Carolina before turning north, battering the coast with 50-70 mph winds. More than 7 million people are under some kind of tropical weather alert from the Tarheel State to the Delmarva Peninsula, Fox Weather reported. So far, the governors of North Carolina, Virginia...

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