Powerful Waves Batter Daytona Beach as Tropical Storm Nicole Nears Florida

Tropical Storm Nicole approached east-central Florida, prompting mandatory evacuation orders on Wednesday, November 9, according to local authorities.

The storm surge caused dangerous flooding on the state’s Atlantic coast, officials said.

Video posted by Mike’s Weather Page on Wednesday shows seawalls in Daytona Beach destroyed by waves.

The National Weather Service reported that the storm was forecasted to strengthen into a Category 1 hurricane before making landfall in Florida Wednesday night. Credit: Mike’s Weather Page via Storyful

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