- Melbourne office of National Weather Service says storm could make places uninhabitable
- Almost 100,000 customers without power in Florida
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(CNN)The National Weather Service is not mincing words about powerful Hurricane Matthew.
Florida braces for direct hit
'Hurricane party inside'
Mandatory evacuations in South Carolina
Hurricane warning is in effect for:
• Northwestern Bahamas, including the Abacos, Andros Island, Berry Islands, Bimini, Eleuthera, Grand Bahama Island, and New Providence
• Jupiter Inlet to South Santee River
Tropical storm warning is in effect for:
• Anclote River to Suwannee River
• North of South Santee River to Surf City
• Boca Raton to Jupiter Inlet
Source: National Hurricane Center