Hurricane Idalia continues to grow
2 p.m. Hurricane Update
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Idalia has strengthened to a Category 1 Hurricane and is forecasted to become a major storm. Before she makes landfall, she is projected to be a Category 3 Hurricane.
The central pressure continues to drop. Currently the storm has maximum sustained winds of 90 MPH.
Mandatory evacuations are in effect for Level A in Manatee County and Sarasota County. This includes any mobile homes that are not located in Level A. Voluntary evacuations are in effect for Level B in Manatee County.
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