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Hurricane Sally Slows, Gathering a Deluge for the Gulf Coast

WAVELAND, Miss. — Hurricane Sally, a plodding storm with winds of 85 mph, crept toward the northern Gulf Coast early Tuesday as forecasters warned of potentially deadly storm surges and flash floods with up to 2 feet of rain and the possibility of tornadoes. Forecasters stressed “significant” uncertainty as to...

Slow-Moving Hurricane Sally Carrying a Deluge To Gulf Coast

NEW ORLEANS — Storm-weary Gulf Coast residents rushed to finish last-minute preparations Monday as Hurricane Sally chugged slowly through warm Gulf waters. Forecasters predicted said the biggest threat is flooding, with as much as two feet of rain falling in some areas. “The bottom line continues to be that Sally...