Tropical Storm Elsa has moved across Florida, leaving more than 25,000 customers without power. The storm is now heading toward Georgia and the Carolinas before inching up the mid-Atlantic coast. Meteorologists have predicted the storm will move from Georgia to Maine within the next two days, as either a tropical storm and a tropical depression.When did tropical storm Elsa hit Cedar Key?
Elsa strengthened into a Category 1 hurricane for several hours on Tuesday night before weakening into a tropical storm. Tropical Storm Elsa makes landfall on July 7, 2021, in Cedar Key, Florida. Mark Wallheiser / Getty Images 11:21 PM / July 7, 2021When did tropical storm Elsa hit North Carolina?
Tropical Storm Elsa makes landfall on July 7, 2021, in Cedar Key, Florida. Mark Wallheiser / Getty Images 11:21 PM / July 7, 2021 New warnings issued for North Carolina and mid-Atlantic statesWhat kind of damage did Hurricane Elsa do?
The storm caused widespread damage throughout the states, especially in the Northeast. Atlantic Canada experienced many outages and high amounts of rainfall from a post-tropical Elsa. The storm dealt upwards of $875 million in damage across the Caribbean and United States.