On the … 30-50 millimeters (1-2 inches) of rain were expected.  The system moved just south of Dominica on July 29, and at 03:00 UTC on the following day, the system organized sufficiently to become a tropical cyclone.
According to the 8 p.m. advisory from the National Hurricane Center, Isaias is still packing maximum sustained winds of 60 mph and moving northwest at 20 mph. Click Here. , In Puerto Rico, about 448,000 people and 23 hospitals lost power and about 150,000 people lost water service due to electric blackouts and blocked intakes. @NWS_MountHolly confirms a 29.2 mile long tornado hit the state on Tuesday as Isaias moved through [...] This is the longest track on record for the state dating back to 1950.
A key headline of this morning’s update is that Isaias is stronger than all of the 24 hour intensity forecasts from yesterday. Rainfall peaked at 3.13 inches (8.0 cm) in the town of Salisbury, on the island of Dominica.  On the morning of August 4, a Tornado watch was issued for New York City, Long Island, New Jersey, and a portion of Connecticut.  On August 3, a waterspout came ashore and struck Bald Head Island and Southport, North Carolina, causing major EF2 damage. , The first tropical storm watches and warnings were posted for Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, the Leeward Islands, the Dominican Republic, and Haiti when the system was designated Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine. Roy Cooper declares State of Emergency for N.C.", "Hurricane Isaias to Spread Heavy Rain and Strong Winds Into Mid-Atlantic and Northeast", "Flooding, power outages expected in Baltimore; Isaias could bring 6 inches of rain or more", "Tornado watches, flood advisories posted as Isaias approaches Philly region; N.J. declares state of emergency", "Governor Cuomo Declares State of Emergency Following Tropical Storm Isaias", "Mayor says storm projections 'favorable' for NYC as Isaias approaches Florida", "Tropical Storm Isaias On Track To Blow Through NYC Tuesday", "NYC Emergency Management is Closely Monitoring Tropical Storm Isaias for Any Potential Impacts to NYC This Week", "National Weather Service Watch Warning Advisory Summary", "NYC Emergency Management Issues Travel Advisory Tuesday Morning Through Tuesday Night", "Tornado Watch issued for New York City, Long Island, New Jersey, and Connecticut", "Storm Prediction Center Tornado Watch 417", "Tropical storm warning, flash flood watches as Isaias nears", "Storm Updates: Scattered Outages May Last Through Friday After Isaias Rolls Through N.H.", "Tropical Cyclone Information Statements - Environment Canada", "Rain from Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine brings drought relief to Caribbean islands", "Agricultor muere electrocutado en El Seibo durante el paso de tormenta Isaías", "Isaias Kills 2 in Dominican Republic; Dozens Rescued in Puerto Rico", "Pm And Nema Team Assess Damage From Isaias", "Hallan cuerpo de mujer arrastrada por río en Rincón", "Storm Isaias Leaves an Estimated $13 Million in Damages in Mayagüez", "Más de $47 millones en pérdidas agrícolas tras paso de Isaías", "Isaias could become hurricane as it pulls away from Florida", "At least 2 people dead, 3 missing after tornado touches down in Bertie County", "Two N.C. men were cleaning up from Hurricane Isaias.