Severe Flooding in Gulf Shores, Alabama, Ahead of Hurricane Sally Landfall

Hurricane Sally brought wild winds and rain to the Gulf Coast of Florida and Alabama overnight on September 15-16, with this footage showing flooding in Gulf Shores, Alabama, ahead of the hurricane’s landfall.

The National Hurricane Center said the hurricane made landfall near Gulf Shores at 4:45 am local time and would bring “historic and catastrophic flooding in parts of northwest Florida and southern Alabama.”

It also warned of a “life-threatening storm surge” from the Alabama coast to the western Florida panhandle. Credit: Rob Morgan via Storyful