The Deep South is in the midst of a brutal drought, with levels reaching severe to exceptional over parts of Georgia and Alabama, while not far away in Eastern Georgia, extending all the way to the Delmarva Peninsula, the exact opposite is the case. Look at the rainfall total maps below and you can see
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Here are some rain totals and wind gusts from the NWS Wakefield. Winds on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel gusted to 63 mph late Saturday, with sustained winds at 53 mph for a time! Click images below for larger version.
I now think the worst case scenario for Delmarva is an inch or two of rain over southern areas, with winds near 30 mph on Saturday. More than likely it will be better with much less wind and much less rain. Florida and South Carolina are still going to see a significant (perhaps severe) storm, but