"Catastrophic and life-threatening" flooding was likely along portions of the north-central Gulf Coast, the National Hurricane Center said.
Sally is forecast to produce 10 to 20 inches of rainfall, with isolated amounts of 30 inches, from the Florida Panhandle to the Alabama/Mississippi border.
Forecasters anticipate Hurricane Sally will make landfall on Wednesday morning as a Category 1 storm.
The National Weather Service predicts 10 to 20 inches of rain across the region, with "historic flooding possible."
The NWS warns that historic flooding is possible and extreme life-threatening flash flooding is likely through Wednesday.
The 2020 hurricane season is very similar to what we saw in 2005, and an AccuWeather meteorologist says it could have even more storms.
Farmers in the state have lost hundreds of cattle due to the massive insect swarms, which arrived after Hurricane Laura brought heavy rainfall to the area.
With more than 650 power outages across Utah, residents have been encouraged stay indoors and off the roads as an arctic storm system hits the state with powerful winds and a cold front.
It's currently moving over the Cabo Verde Islands and "is forecast to become a hurricane in a couple of days," according to the National Hurricane Center.
Tropical Storm Paulette is the earliest "p" named storm to form since the National Hurricane Center started keeping records.
Three people in Texas and a family of five in Louisiana were reported dead Friday from carbon monoxide poisoning. In both instances, the people used portable generators to provide them electricity during power outages caused by the hurricane.
The commander-in-chief faces yet another crisis which will put him to the test and further shape the nation's perception of him.
The Category 4 storm left six six fatalities, extensive destruction and thousands without power after striking Louisiana and parts of Texas.
Aerial images show the water after Laura passed over the region earlier this week.
In response to the damage, the mayor of Lake Charles said: "I see things that are fixable, things that can be rebuilt, even better. We've done this before and we'll do it again. We'll do it because it's in our DNA as Lake Charles."
Sharks are known to be sensitive to changes in pressure and scientists had previously suggested they could be used to predict hurricanes.
The South's Defenders statue, in Louisiana's Calcasieu Parish, was dismantled overnight as the storm made landfall along the U.S. Gulf Coast.
The iconic Golden Nugget Lake Charles Hotel & Casino in Louisiana was decimated in last night's hurricane.
"Oh," meteorologist Justin Horne said to the camera, letting out a small laugh as he runs away from the blast. "That's not good. We're going to get out of the way of that."
Entergy has warned that the hardest-hit areas may be without power for weeks, as "restoration may be hampered by flooding, blocked access, or other obstacles."
Lake Charles residents woke up to damaged buildings, monuments, and cars as the hurricane hit the area this morning.
Louisiana officials on Wednesday, issued a warning to those not evacuating for Hurricane Laura, telling them to put their next of kin in a Ziploc bag.
A westward-moving tropical wave located a couple hundred miles east of the Cabo Verde Islands could be the 14th-named storm of this Atlantic hurricane season.
"Extremely dangerous" Hurricane Laura will cause up to 20 feet of flooding in certain areas, with Lake Charles being engulfed by sea water.
Parts of the I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge, running between Lake Charles and Westlake, have been closed due to safety concerns.
While thousands are under evacuation orders, people in impacted parts of Louisiana and Texas have been urged to take cover as it may be too late to leave.
Satellite imagery and photos from a NASA astronaut are helping to visualize the size of a vast and "unsurvivable" hurricane.
Louisiana and Texas residents in the path of Hurricane Laura have been told to "take action now to protect your life!"
Since 1924, there have been 35 documented hurricanes in the North Atlantic to have reached Category 5 sustained wind speeds. Hurricane Laura could become the sixth storm to actually make landfall in the U.S. as a Category 5.