OF YOU.
WE ARE WAITING FOR A 5:00 A.M. WE ARE WAITING FOR A 5:00 A.M.
UPDATE. UPDATE.
WE’LL GET THAT INFORMATION TO WE’LL GET THAT INFORMATION TO
YOU AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. YOU AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
COASTAL AREAS ARE STARTING TO COASTAL AREAS ARE STARTING TO
FEEL SOME AFFECTS FROM DORIAN. FEEL SOME AFFECTS FROM DORIAN.
MANDATORY EVACUATIONS ARE IN MANDATORY EVACUATIONS ARE IN
PLACE. PLACE.
>>HOW ARE THINGS IN BREVARD>>HOW ARE THINGS IN BREVARD
COUNTY, MARK? COUNTY, MARK?
>>Reporter: WINDS ARE HOLDING>>Reporter: WINDS ARE HOLDING
STEADY AT 15 MILES PER HOUR. STEADY AT 15 MILES PER HOUR.
GUSTING UP TO 25. GUSTING UP TO 25.
THINGS ARE GETTING WORSE WHEN THINGS ARE GETTING WORSE WHEN
THE OUTER BANDS ARE MOVING THE OUTER BANDS ARE MOVING
THROUGH THE AREA WHICH WE SAW THROUGH THE AREA WHICH WE SAW
LAST NIGHT AND ALSO YESTERDAY LAST NIGHT AND ALSO YESTERDAY
AFTERNOON. AFTERNOON.
NOW WHILE THE THREAT OF NOW WHILE THE THREAT OF
HURRICANE FORCE WINDS AND HURRICANE FORCE WINDS AND
TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS IS TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS IS
A CONCERN FOR ALL RESIDENTS HERE A CONCERN FOR ALL RESIDENTS HERE
IN BREVARD AREA. IN BREVARD AREA.
BUT THOSE LIVING IN THE COCOAN BUT THOSE LIVING IN THE COCOAN
AREA, THE WORRY IS FLOODING. AREA, THE WORRY IS FLOODING.
>>AND ALSO STORM SURGE, 4- 7>>AND ALSO STORM SURGE, 4- 7
FEET IS WHAT THEY ARE TALKING FEET IS WHAT THEY ARE TALKING
ABOUT. ABOUT.
THAT IS A MAJOR CONCERN FOR THAT IS A MAJOR CONCERN FOR
PEOPLE WHO LIVE UP AND DOWN PEOPLE WHO LIVE UP AND DOWN
INDIAN RIVER DRIVE. INDIAN RIVER DRIVE.
YOU CAN SEE IT LOOKING CHOPPY AT YOU CAN SEE IT LOOKING CHOPPY AT
THIS TIME. THIS TIME.
AS DORIAN MOVES CLOSER TO THE AS DORIAN MOVES CLOSER TO THE
AREA AND THE HURRICANE WILL BE AREA AND THE HURRICANE WILL BE
PUSHING THE WATER INTO THE PUSHING THE WATER INTO THE
ROADWAY AND INTO PEOPLE’S YARDS ROADWAY AND INTO PEOPLE’S YARDS
AND POSSIBLY INTO PEOPLE’S AND POSSIBLY INTO PEOPLE’S
HOMES. HOMES.
YOU CAN SEE THE WAVES CRASH UP YOU CAN SEE THE WAVES CRASH UP
AGAINST THE DOCK. AGAINST THE DOCK.
THAT IS ONE OF THE MAJOR THAT IS ONE OF THE MAJOR
EVACUATION ROUTES. EVACUATION ROUTES.
ANYONE LIVING IN BARRIER ISLANDS ANYONE LIVING IN BARRIER ISLANDS
OR COCO BEACH. OR COCO BEACH.
LOOK AT THIS. LOOK AT THIS.
WE FOUND BUSINESSES BOARDED UP WE FOUND BUSINESSES BOARDED UP
ALL UP AND DOWN A ONE A. ALL UP AND DOWN A ONE A.
WE SAW THE STAND BACKS AND SIGNS WE SAW THE STAND BACKS AND SIGNS
ON THEM SAYING THEY WERE CLOSED ON THEM SAYING THEY WERE CLOSED
AND OTHER SIGNS WISHING THAT AND OTHER SIGNS WISHING THAT
DORIAN WOULD GO AWAY. DORIAN WOULD GO AWAY.
JUST ABOUT EVERY BUSINESS THAT JUST ABOUT EVERY BUSINESS THAT
WE PASSED BY WAS CLOSED IN THE WE PASSED BY WAS CLOSED IN THE
COCO BEACH AND THAT WAS A WAFFLE COCO BEACH AND THAT WAS A WAFFLE
HOUSE RESTAURANT. HOUSE RESTAURANT.
WE GOT TO SPEAK WITH THE MANAGER WE GOT TO SPEAK WITH THE MANAGER
THERE AND TOLD US WHY THEY MADE THERE AND TOLD US WHY THEY MADE
THE DECISION TO STAY OPEN THIS THE DECISION TO STAY OPEN THIS
MORNING. MORNING.
>>YOU NEED A PLACE TO EAT AND>>YOU NEED A PLACE TO EAT AND
THEY ARE NOT USED TO EATING AT THEY ARE NOT USED TO EATING AT
HOME. HOME.
THEY KNOW IT IS WAFFLE HOUSE. THEY KNOW IT IS WAFFLE HOUSE.
IF THERE IS NOT ONE OPEN DON’T IF THERE IS NOT ONE OPEN DON’T
BE IN THE AREA. BE IN THE AREA.
>>Reporter: THE MANAGER WILL>>Reporter: THE MANAGER WILL
REMAIN OPEN THROUGH TODAY AND REMAIN OPEN THROUGH TODAY AND
POSSIBLY TONIGHT AND THEN THE POSSIBLY TONIGHT AND THEN THE
DECISION WILL BE MADE IF THEY DECISION WILL BE MADE IF THEY
WILL NEED TO CLOSE ONCE WILL NEED TO CLOSE ONCE
HURRICANE DORIAN GETS CLOSER TO HURRICANE DORIAN GETS CLOSER TO
THE AREA. THE AREA.
HERE IS ANOTHER LOOK AT INDIAN HERE IS ANOTHER LOOK AT INDIAN
RIVER AND THINGS ARE LOOKING RIVER AND THINGS ARE LOOKING
PRETTY CHOPPY IN THE AREA AND PRETTY CHOPPY IN THE AREA AND
PREPARING FOR THE OUTER BAND TO PREPARING FOR THE OUTER BAND TO
COME THROUGH HERE IN A SHORT COME THROUGH HERE IN A SHORT
WHILE FROM NOW. WHILE FROM NOW.
WE’LL KEEP YOU UPDATED ON THE WE’LL KEEP YOU UPDATED ON THE
CONDITIONS THROUGHOUT THE DAY. CONDITIONS THROUGHOUT THE DAY.
THIS AREA OF NORTH COCO. THIS AREA OF NORTH COCO.
LET YOU KNOW HOW THINGS ARE LET YOU KNOW HOW THINGS ARE
LOOKING WITH THE FLOODING AND LOOKING WITH THE FLOODING AND
TALKING TO RESIDENTS AS WELL.