Major Hurricane Forecasted to Strike Florida on Wednesday, Says National Hurricane Center Report

By  //  September 23, 2022

moving to west-northwest at 14 mph

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – National Hurricane Center is forecasting a major hurricane to hit Florida on Wednesday, according to the latest report.

The system is currently a Tropical Depression and is moving to the west-northwest at 14 mph.

A westward motion is expected to begin later today and continue through Saturday, followed by a turn toward the west-northwest and northwest on Sunday and Monday.

On the forecast track, the center of the cyclone is forecast to move across the central Caribbean Sea through Saturday, pass south of Jamaica on Saturday night and Sunday, and approach the Cayman Islands on Sunday night and early Monday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 35-mph with higher gusts.

Some slow strengthening is forecast during the next day or so, and the depression is expected to become a tropical storm by tonight.

More significant intensification is forecast on Sunday and Monday.