Hurricane Ian To Make Second U.S. Landfall In South Carolina

Corey Fields, with the city of Charleston, cleans a storm drain as effects from Hurricane Ian are felt, Friday, Sept. 30, 2022, in the Battery of C...

September 30, 2022
6:10 PM

Corey Fields, with the city of Charleston, cleans a storm drain as effects from Hurricane Ian are felt, Friday, Sept. 30, 2022, in the Battery of Charleston, S.C (Alex Brandon/Associated Press)CHARLESTON, S.C. — Hurricane Ian, which regained its status after being downgraded to a tropical storm Thursday, is expected to make a second landfall on the South Carolina coast somewhere near Charleston Friday afternoon. Ian weakened after tearing through parts of Florida, but reached Category 1 hurricane status after returning to the Atlantic Ocean.

Amanda Lumpkin