Don’t get excited just yet and definitely don’t stop preparing, but there are some signs Idalia won’t maintain its integrity as it moves through Georgia (which, given our politicians, isn’t’ surprising 😛 ). Here’s the latest radar from Valdosta … the right hand side of the storm has already collapsed:
… that means it will likely decay quickly. Still in for a rainy, gusty day here on the coast, keep alert for tornado warnings, (just had one south of Savannah, near Richmond Hill) but maybe this won’t be so bad. Again, prepare for bad and remember, it is impossible for an optimist to be pleasantly surprised!