Visiting from Nashville, the couple planned to stay on the island despite the storm.
Prices jumped the previous day as dozens of USA oil and gas platforms in the Gulf of Mexico were shut in anticipation of tropical storm Gordon hitting the region.
The US Coast Guard said the ports of New Orleans and Gulfport and Pascagoula, Mississippi, may have to close within 48 hours.
Storm surge warnings and watches extended across most of the northern Gulf Coast early Tuesday, along with hurricane and tropical storm warnings. You know you're going to flood before anyone else does.
Tropical Storm-force winds extend outwards up to 80 miles from the center, the NHC said.
Jeff Collier, mayor of Dauphin Island, Alabama, in the Gulf, said the storm was approaching just as the island was finishing up recovery from Hurricane Nate past year. By Thursday night and Friday, the remnants of Gordon will have moved far enough away and weakened enough, that we won't see much influence from this system, however, chances for showers and storms will remain in the forecast at least into the middle of next week.
A state of emergency has been declared in Alabama, Louisiana and MS as Tropical Storm Gordon heads for America's Gulf Coast. "Sometimes it starts pushing not only water across but debris, logs and things of that nature, which makes it very treacherous to get across", Mayor Jeff Collier said.
New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell said the city has "the pumps and the power" needed to protect residents.
Airlines including Delta, Southwest and Frontierwarned that delays and flight cancellations are possible at airports near the Gulf Coast because of the storm, and that they may waive fees for itinerary changes. But authorities issued a voluntary evacuation order for some areas outside the city's levee protection system.
In Bay St. Louis, Murphy's bar opened a year ago for the first time since Hurricane Katrina; members of his family have owned it since 1982.
Beaches around Mobile, Alabama were being washed by storm-driven waves on Tuesday morning, said Stephen Miller, a meteorologist for the National Weather Service.
After a mostly quiet hurricane season, the tropics have sprung to life, but there's no reason for Beaufort County residents or visitors to panic, experts say.
Donaldson ends his Blue Jays tenure with 116 home runs and a.281/.383/.548 batting line over four seasons. The Indians will come to Toronto for a four game series against the Blue Jays beginning September 6.
Federer then bested the tricky Benoit Paire 7-5 6-4 6-4, in a performance that was more workman-like than it was clinical. But the tide quickly turned in Federer's favour when Kyrgios could not convert any of four break chances at 3-3 in first.
Klopp said , quoted by ESPN . "For Alisson to be a top No 1, he and the defence have to be on the same page". Watford have also exceeded expectations so far though they also enjoyed a great start last time around.
In Hawaii after the arrival of hurricane lane set a new record for the number of showers in the United States. Tropical Storm Norman strengthened somewhat overnight and is forecast to turn out to be a typhoon this day.
Speaking to ManUtd.com , Mourinho said: "The pace with the ball and the organisation without the ball [was very good]". Rashford saw red when Burnley defender Phil Bardsley appeared to kick out at the England worldwide after a challenge.
Anderson faces Austria's Dominic Thiem on Sunday. "Two matches in a row, very tough ones", said Nadal on court after the win. While it was Thiem's first shot at a grand slam title, Nadal would come away with his 11th career French Open win.
Red flags flew over Pensacola-area beaches in Florida's Panhandle, where swimming and wading in the Gulf of Mexico was prohibited. In New Orleans, Mayor LaToya Cantrell issued a voluntary evacuation notice for areas outside of the New Orleans levee system.
He also accused political opponents of convicting him without evidence in an attempt to take him out of the election. Da Silva, serving a 12-year-sentence for corruption and money laundering, is the front-runner despite being in jail.
But Keys struck once more with a flurry of winners at 3-3, overpowering Cibulkova in that game to reclaim her break advantage. A 29-year-old Aussie battler ranked 55th in the world has pulled off one of the greatest upsets in US Open history.
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