It moving faster at 6 miles per hour, and is predicted to speed up as it moves toward the northwest or north-northwest tonight.
Dorian's maximum sustained winds are near 110 mph, the NHC's 5 p.m. advisory stated, and hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 60 miles from its center, and tropical storm-force winds extend outward up to 175 miles.
Hong Kong leader shelves loathed extradition law
For much of the last three months Lam has struck a defiant tone, appearing either unwilling or unable to make any concessions. Lam also added that she would like to set up public dialogue, liaising with community leaders and academics.
Brandon Ennis runs away from waves caused by Hurricane Dorian crashing over the jetty of the Jupiter inlet, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, in Jupiter, Fla. Dorian is expected to come close to making landfall in Georgia and SC on Thursday or Friday and could also reach North Carolina and southeastern Virginia by the end of the week.
Johnson seeks elections as MPs vote to block no-deal Brexit
Earlier, the PM called for an October election after suffering his first bruising defeat over a "no-deal Brexit". The Daily Telegraph recently reported that Cummings privately refers to talks with Brussels as a "sham".
Officials urged over two million people in Florida, Georgia and North and SC to evacuate.
The storm left more than 1,600 customers without power in Brevard County and Cocoa Beach Wednesday morning.
Iran to release 7 crew members of detained British-flagged tanker - spokesman
Iran will release seven crew members of the detained British-flagged tanker, Stena Impero, according to the vessel's owners. But the owners say they have not received confirmation of a release date directly from the Iranian authorities.
Two more deaths were confirmed overnight, bringing the official total to seven. The Grand Bahama Airport was under six feet of water Tuesday.