Hurricane Irene appears to be on her way to our area.
The latest postings by the National Hurricane Center points to a direct hit in the Chesapeake Bay area at about 2 a.m. Sunday.
Mark Nalesnik, director of the Carbon County Emergency Management Agency, said there are conference calls with state and federal officials scheduled later today.
The latest information he has indicates we could have winds of 40-60 miles per hour with several inches of rain.
Of the wind, he said the area is used to dealing with these conditions.