The eyewall of Hurricane Ian, a Category 4 storm, moved ashore in Florida on Wednesday, September 28, according to the National Weather Service.
The National Hurricane Center warned that the “catastrophic storm surge” was expected to cause serious wind damage and flooding.
Local emergency officials warned people to shelter in place, saying, “the storm is here.”
Satellite imagery shared by NOAA Satellites on Wednesday shows Hurricane Ian churning as the storm moves toward Florida. Credit: NOAA Satellites via Storyful