MIAMI (AP) An increasingly alarming Hurricane Dorian menaced a corridor of some 10 million people and put Walt Disney World and President Donald Trumps Mar-a-Lago resort in the crosshairs as it steamed toward Florida on Friday with the potential to become the most powerful storm to hit the states east coast in nearly 30 years.
Getting scarier with seemingly every update from forecasters, Dorian strengthened into an extremely dangerous Category 3 in the afternoon and was expected to become a potentially catastrophic Category 4 with winds of almost 140 mph before blowing ashore late Monday or early Tuesday.
The National Hurricane Centers projected track showed Dorian hitting around Palm Beach County, where Mar-a-Lago is situated, then moving inland over the Orlando area. But because of the difficulty of predicting a storms course this far out, forecasters cautioned that practically all of Florida, including Miami and Fort Lauderdale, could be in harms way.
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