Tie down your outdoor furniture Pooh, it is about to be a "Blustery day in the Hundred Acre Woods."
October 26, 2012: Tie down your outdoor furniture Pooh, it is about to be a “Blustery day in the Hundred Acre Woods.” Hurricane Sandy has prompted storm and hurricane watches and warnings from the Bahamas to Fernandina Beach here in Florida. Friday will bring a 30% chance of rain to Amelia Island with partly cloudy skies, strong and gusty NE winds near 40 mph at times, and highs in the upper 70s.
Tonight: We will be keeping an eye on the storm for updates, but so far lows should be in the upper 60s, with a 50% chance of rain and winds from the North at 25 to 30 mph. Gusts will be as high as 40 mph.
Tomorrow: Saturday is looking worse than it did yesterday. Highs will be in the upper 70s with winds around 25 to 30 mph, and gusts pushing 40 mph. Lows will be in the upper 50s with howling winds continuing.
Sunday: Sunny on Sunday of course, it almost always is on Amelia Island. Expect breezy conditions with highs in the upper 70s. Lows will drop into the upper 50s under clear skies.
Monday: Monday will be much cooler, with highs projected to be in the upper 60s. It will still be windy. Lows will be in the upper 40s!