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Tracking the Tropics: Cat 2 Hurricane Sally bringing catastrophic flooding to Florida, Alabama after landfall [Video]

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TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Hurricane Sally made landfall between the border of Alabama and Florida Wednesday morning as a Category 2 storm and is bringing hurricane-force winds and catastrophic flooding to parts of the Gulf Coast.

Sally is one of several systems churning in an extremely active Atlantic basin. Forecasters are also watching Hurricane Teddy, Hurricane Paulette, Tropical Storm Vicky and three areas of interest.

Here are the latest updates on the systems being tracked:

Hurricane Sally

Hurricane Sally made landfall near Gulf Shores, Alabama around 5:45 a.m. ET Wednesday as a Category 2 hurricane with maximum sustained wind speeds of 105 mph, the National Hurricane Center says.

The storm is bringing hurricane-force winds to Pensacola, Florida and the NHC warns “catastrophic and life-threatening flooding” is likely along parts of the northern Gulf Coast.

By 8 a.m. ET, Sally had weakened slightly with maximum wind speeds of 100 mph. The storm is …

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