Hurricane Maria strengthens to catergory 3

Hurricane Maria strengthens to catergory 3

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hurricane Maria is now a dangerous category 3 storm.

Below is the latest forecast track of Maria from the National Hurricane Center. The good news for the Pine Belt is that at the present time the storm will track well to the east of the Gulf of Mexico and never have any impacts on our weather.

Of course we will continue monitor the situation and keep you posted.