21 NC counties are under alert, including Wayne and Sampson counties. Details
Published: 2008-08-02 13:25:09
Updated: 2008-08-02 13:25:09
Posted August 2, 2008 1:25 p.m. EDT
By Daulton Bahm
MIKE MOSS SAYS: Daulton, The Saffir-Simpson scale is divided by wind speed such that 155 mph is the top value for a Category Four storm, while 156 mph is the lowest value for a Category Five.