Daily Archives: September 4, 2019

Beaufort County storm update, Evacuation, Shelter

Press Release #1 September 04, 2019 12:00 p.m. For Immediate Release Storm Update: We are expecting Hurricane Dorian to impact Beaufort County with hurricane force winds.  Tropical force winds will begin as early as Thursday evening with winds peaking late Thursday night through Friday evening. Storm surge for our rivers is expected to be between 3’ – 5’ above ground level with widespread flash flooding across the region.  Total rainfall for area is projected to be 5” – 10” with some eastern areas of the county experiencing up to 15”.  In addition, there is a light tornado threat for our count…