Subtropical Storm Nicole Could Bring Severe Weather to Walt Disney World This Week

UPDATE 11/8 | 10:00 am: Nicole has now been upgraded to Tropical Storm Nicole.

UPDATE 11/8 | 9:00 am: The Nationwide Hurricane Heart experiences that subtropical Storm Nicole has greatest sustained winds around 50 mph (80 km/h) with larger gusts. The storm is expected to make a transition to a tropical storm later on now and commence strengthening, and it is forecast to be around or at hurricane toughness by Wednesday and Wednesday evening whilst it is transferring in the vicinity of the northwestern Bahamas and approaching the east coastline of Florida.

Walt Disney World has announced closures and cancelations in advance of the storm’s arrival. The following Disney vacation resort resorts will be shut from November 9-11:

  • Disney’s Fort Wilderness Vacation resort & Campground
  • Copper Creek Cabins at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge
  • Treehouse Villas at Disney’s Saratoga Springs Vacation resort & Spa
  • Bungalows at Disney’s Polynesian Village Vacation resort

Performances of the Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue have been canceled for Wednesday, November 9 through Friday, November 11 in light of the momentary closure of Disney’s Fort Wilderness Vacation resort & Campground. Attendees who have pre-compensated reservations will be routinely canceled and refunded.

Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon water park and Disney’s Miniature Golfing programs will also be closed due to the forecasted inclement temperature.

UPDATE 11/7 | 11:30 am: A Tropical Storm Watch has been issued and will be in influence till Thursday, November 19 for Duval, Volusia, Flagler, St. Johns, Glynn, Miami-Dade, Nassau, Orange, Osceola, Okeechobee, and Camden counties.

The Walt Disney Entire world Vacation resort is in both equally Orange and Osceola counties, so individuals touring to the spot this week should hold a shut eye on any announcements that may possibly have an affect on their travel strategies.

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Around the weekend, Subtropical Storm Nicole became potent enough to be named and is forecast to come to be an even bigger storm as the week progresses which could provide critical climate to the Walt Disney Globe area later on this week.

The Countrywide Hurricane Center studies that the storm will induce popular impacts from a very long period of time of coastal flooding, tropical-storm-pressure winds, weighty rainfall, rough surf and rip currents. These problems are probable along the southeastern United States coast and the Florida east coastline as very well as parts of northwestern and central Bahamas.

Projections now suggest that Nicole could be at or in the vicinity of hurricane power by the time it moves nearer to the east coast of Florida on Wednesday or Thursday. A Tropical Storm Enjoy is now in outcome for the northwestern Bahamas and extra watches could potentially be issued for much more portions of The Bahamas and the east coastline of Florida later on nowadays.

As often when extreme climate is heading toward the Walt Disney Planet location, this submit will be up-to-date at the leading as new information will come in from the Countrywide Hurricane Heart.

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