RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Dorian officially made landfall on the Outer Banks at 8:35 a.m. Friday morning according to the National Hurricane Center with sustained winds at 90mph.
Here is the latest information from the NHC:
The storm is moving to the northeast at 17 mph with the center of the storm moving out to sea.
Wind gusts reached above 30 mph at RIC but the gusts did not exceed 40 mph as most of the forecast model guidance had been showing was possible.
This resulted in very few power outages in the Richmond area.
There was also minimal rain in the Richmond metro area from Dorian.
Dorian will continue to race northeastward bringing wind and rain to Cape Cod, Massachusetts and Nova Scotia, Canada.
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