Floodwaters Wash Over Streets as Tropical Storm Nicole Nears Florida

The storm surge from Tropical Storm Nicole breached parts of the east-central Florida coast on Wednesday, November 9, prompting high-water rescues, according to the Martin County Sheriff.

County officials announced voluntary evacuations, specifically for people living in low-lying areas, as Nicole approached.

Video posted by Coastal Property Management Stuart Florida (@CoastalPropMgt) on Wednesday shows seawater rushing toward a home in Stuart.

The National Weather Service reported that the storm was expected to strengthen into a Category 1 hurricane as it made landfall in Florida Wednesday night. Credit: Coastal Property Management Stuart Floirda (@CoastalPropMgt) via Storyful

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