Severe thunderstorms, temperatures in the 60s, even tornado watches aren’t all that unusual around here. As of about 8:30 a.m., a max wind gust of 60.7 mph was recorded at the Indian River Inlet. A few people jogged along the northern portion of Coastal Highway between 7 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. under a constant light rain. At least two radar-confirmed tornadoes were located Tuesday morning on Maryland's Eastern Shore, according to the National Weather Service. Bryce Guyer looks over damage at his home in Croft Pointe on Aug. 4, 2020 after a possible tornado came through the area Monday night during Hurricane Isaisas in Leland, N.C. People walk on the flooded Sea Mountain Highway in North Myrtle Beach, S.C., as Isaias neared the Carolinas on Monday night, Aug. 3, 2020. South of the city, Dover, Del. A car is crushed on Westview Terrace south of Dover. Heavy rainfall up to 6 inches could impact the state along with damaging winds and possible isolated tornadoes. Microsoft may earn an Affiliate Commission if you purchase something through recommended links in this article. Workers guide a digger to remove a bamboo tree downed after Tropical Storm Isaias affected the area in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico on July 30, 2020. Tornadoes will remain possible Tuesday afternoon and evening from southeast New York across New England, the hurricane center said. According to the National Weather Service, up to two inches of rain have already fallen across portions of Kent Counties in both Maryland and Delaware, as well as southern Cecil County. Dover Fire and Dover Electric are working with police. Tropical storm Isaias threatened to bring strong winds, flash flooding and life-threatening storm surges to North and South Carolina as it roared up the east coast of the United States on Aug. 3, 2020. Scenes in Cocoa Beach, Fla. on Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020, as Hurricane Isaias approaches Florida. Appears an electric pole also is down. Three tractor-trailers overturned on Route 1 by Harris Road between Townsend and Odessa. Cathy Powell was watching the news report tornado warnings around 8:30 a.m. when an American sycamore snapped in half and fell through her roof, on Possum Point Road in Millsboro. Get the latest forecast. A man walks under pouring rain during Isaias storm in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic on July 30, 2020. Route 72 under I-95 in Newark is closed due to flooding. A man looks on from his porch after Tropical Storm Isaias affected the area in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico on July 30, 2020. In northern Delaware, heavy rain was constant starting around 7 a.m. Gov. The National Weather Service has warned that the biggest risk for parts of Delmarva, particularly New Castle County and areas along the Chesapeake Bay and Delaware Bay, could come from flooding as a result of heavy rain and much higher-than-normal tides. There were plenty of motorists on the highway heading in both directions. "If you get a tornado warning on your phone today here in Dover, Delaware, or anywhere for the next couple hours, you may want to listen to it. Fire and rescue members cut the branches of a tree that fell under the heavy rain caused by Tropical Storm Isaias in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic on July 30, 2020. The tornado joined a record-breaking 29.2 mile twister from Dover to Middletown, confirmed by NWS Thursday, which tore the roof off a Dover middle school and damaged several homes. Follow on Twitter @holveck_brandon. In this photo provided by the Horry County Frie Rescue, multiple structure fires burn Aug. 4. In Salisbury, about 8,000 Delmarva Power customers are without power. No one was injured. The first touched down in Mardela Springs just after 6 a.m., with five other tornadoes confirmed in the Snow Hill/Stockton area, the Salisbury/Delmar area, Queenstown, Sandtown/Felton area, and Dover. near Sunset Ave. in Palm Beach as winds from Isaias pass by the area Sunday morning, August 2, 2020. A suspected tornado rolled through their Dover neighborhood Tuesday as Tropical Storm Isaias passed through Delaware and tore numerous trees from the … The tree's leaves still encompass her home. Tropical Storm Isaias damaged multiple houses on Amberwood Drive in the Brennen Estates in Bear. The right north lane of I-495 just before Holly Oak is closed due to high water. Everyone’s safe, everyone’s good," he said in a Facebook Live video around 9 a.m. "If you get a tornado warning on your phone today here in Dover, Delaware, or anywhere for the next couple hours, you may want to listen to it. The most heavily affected areas are the Delaware beaches and the Middletown, where about 20,000 customers total are without power. Pictured are some of the remnants. The state is under a tropical storm warning. There was no touchdown reported and no injuries, Delaware … Brandon Holveck and Isabel Hughes, Delaware News Journal, Live updates: Down trees, heavy winds damage Delaware homes; thousands without power, © John J. Jankowski Jr./Special to Delaware News Journal, Best & Worst Refinance Mortgage Companies of 2021, Seniors Are Getting These Unsold 2020 SUVs For Dirt Cheap, A slam dunk if you need a balance transfer, © John J. 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New Castle County's tornado warning has been extended to 10 a.m. A flash flood warning is in effect in Kent and Sussex Counties until 12 p.m. and in New Castle County until 1:15 p.m. Impacts from the storm -- including heavy surf, increased risk of rip currents and potentially gusty winds and heavy rains -- will likely start being felt along coastal areas Monday afternoon. Police ask that residents don't call 911 unless it's a "true emergency." There is significant damage on Division Street in Dover, where there are unconfirmed reports of a tornado touching down. City Council meets on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, 15 Loockerman Plaza, Dover, Delaware. Focus on politics, military news and security alerts Tornadoes happening in multiple states: More than a dozen tornadoes have been reported in North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland and Delaware, CNN meteorologist Brandon Miller said. In the last 24 hours, 0.41 inches of rain has been recorded there. Don Jordanais works to put a tarp over a hole in his roof after an oak tree feel on it when a possible tornado came through River Croft Estates off 133 in Leland, N.C as Hurricane Isaias moved into the North Carolina Coast Monday night Aug. 3, 2020 bringing heavy rains and high winds to the area. A Tropical storm watch has been issued for the North Carolina Coast north to Surf City. Isaias kept on a path early Friday toward the U.S. East Coast as it approached the Bahamas. John J. Williams Highway (Route 24) east of Angola Road is currently closed in both directions at Camp Arrowhead Road. Dover Weather Forecasts. Waves driven by Tropical Storm Isaias crash over the jetty on the north side of the Palm Beach Inlet in Palm Beach Shores Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020. About 28 minutes later, a tornado was spotted in Dover, with snapped power poles and tree limbs down around Route 8 and Bennington Street. Mr. Perrone said he closed the shutters to prepare his home for the possible arrival of Hurricane Isaias. In Delaware City early Tuesday, rain was steady but the Delaware River didn't look too alarming at low tide. David Mauney works on clearing a tree in Charleston Commons on Aug. 4, 2020 after a possible tornado came through the area Monday night during Hurricane Isaias in Leland, N.C.. Hurricane Isaias came ashore in Brunswick County Monday night as a Category 1 hurricane. Further south, Route 1 is closed in both directions at Jefferson Bridge Road in Bethany Beach due to down trees and wires, the agency said. At least three tractor-trailers overturned on Route 1 Tuesday morning. A tornado was observed 14 miles west of Dover, Delaware. Strong winds blew down fence panels and tree limbs at this home in the Green Meadows neighborhood north of East Commerce Street in Smyrna this morning. A tree fell on Jayme Detweiler's car on Sunset Lane in Lewes. Traffic lights are out at Route 113 and Hardscrabble Road in Millsboro. The hurricane is expected to hit the east coast of Florida at some time tomorrow. Across New Castle County, power outages have caused "numerous" traffic signals to go dark, DelDOT said. Leaning utility poles downed trees and debris line Moores Lake near Camden. A scene from the Pennwood neighborhood in south Dover. Contact Brandon Holveck at bholveck@delawareonline.com. There were reports of wind gusts in Smyrna of 96 miles per hour. The Delaware Environmental Observing Station in Rehoboth Beach recorded a max gust of 42.8 mph in the last hour. A total of six confirmed tornadoes touched down on Delmarva on Tuesday. The heavy rain is moving north and will move into New Castle and Cecil Counties shortly, the agency said. Boats are piled on each other in the marina following the effects of Hurricane Isaias in Southport, N.C., Aug. 4, 2020. According to the agency's website, traffic is held when sustained wind speeds exceed 55 mph for a continuous period of 10 minutes or more, or when wind gusts persistently exceed 55 mph over a period of 15 minutes. Cedar Lane Road in Middletown is closed due to multiple down trees. Get the forecast for today, tonight & tomorrow's weather for Dover, DE. The state of emergency went into effect at 5 a.m. Murphy urged residents to avoid leaving their homes and to stay off the roads, though he clarified that travel was not yet formally banned. Susan Conner helps place plywood to cover the open door area of a garage under construction that has yet to have the doors installed. The roof at this home on Doolin Bay Drive in Bear collapsed. When he went outside, he saw multiple trees down and what looked like damage from a tornado touching down. A tornado warning for Worcester County was extended until 8:30 a.m., and the region remains under tornado watch until noon. Under limited restrictions, house trailers and empty box trailers are not allowed to cross the bridge. "It came out of nowhere. #netde #DEwx @NWS_MountHolly @delawareonline pic.twitter.com/TVz4KQCef2. But the storm is already moving quickly north bringing heavy rain and tornadoes to the mid-Atlantic. The National Weather Service confirmed tornado damage along Route 13 in Smyrna. #stormde #netde pic.twitter.com/aC6Bpz0dsw. A tornado spawned by Tropical Storm Isaias knocked down trees and power lines in Dover, Delaware, on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020. The flood gates of the Carraizo dam are seen open after heavy rain from Tropical Storm Isaias overflowed the reservoir in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico on July 30, 2020. (City of Dover, Delaware - Electric Department via … A tornado … Adam Brown loads up gas cans and the last generator in stock at a Home Depot in Wilmington, N.C. on July 31, 2020. Hi/Low, RealFeel®, precip, radar, & everything you need to be ready for the day, commute, and weekend! The National Weather Service says one tornado was confirmed farther south in Dover, Delaware. Bamboo lies over a street sign after Tropical Storm Isaias affected the area in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico on July 30, 2020. Route 896 by Summit Airport is closed due to power line poles down across the north lanes. Paper Mill Road at White Clay Creek is closed due to flooding. This RAMMB/NOAA satellite image obtained on Aug. 3, 2020 at 12:00 UTC shows Tropical storm Isaias off the US southeast coast in the Atlantic Ocean. 2020, in Ocean Isle Beach, N.C. Hurricane Isaias sparked five home fires in town, Ocean Isle Beach Mayor Debbie Smith told WECT-TV. Because that was a legit tornado that just landed, no joke five to ten minutes ago, right outside Delaware Eye Care Center.". DART, Delaware's public transportation system, is pausing operations in New Castle and Kent Counties until it is "determined to be safe to operate" and detours can be determined. 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