Moderate flooding is forecast Monday in downtown Ocean City as Hermine, possibly returning to hurricane strength, churns offshore. But otherwise, the beach town escaped the storm unscathed, officials said.
"We were very fortunate," Mayor Rick Meehan said. While high tides could rise a couple of feet above normal, "it's at a level where I think we'll be fine," he said.
High tides reached "minor" flood levels at the Ocean City inlet Sunday, at about 4 feet, according to the National Weather Service. Monday night's high tide about 10...
Hurricane Jeanne, seen in this satellite image taken at 11:30 a.m. Friday, moves closer to the northwestern Bahamas Islands with 100-mph winds. It's expected to hit Florida over the weekend.