Ann Althouse is predicting that the news will quickly gravitate to hoping that dealing with it makes Trump look bad (as with Bush and Katrina) than worrying about the actual people affected.
Son #2 tells us the wind has started up and is now a Category 4 hurricane. 20 inches of rain are expected. His development used to be a lake, which I had known but forgotten. Also be aware that Texan 99 is right about at landfall.