President Trump Was Right on Dorian Threat to Alabama Linebacker II Points Member Joined: Sep 30, 2017 Messages: 1,740 Likes Received: 1,174 Sep 6, 2019 #1 FreeRepublic.com. Excerpt, from the Washington Post September 6, 2019 http://freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3777093/posts WASHINGTON — A federal agency reversed course Friday on the question of whether President Donald Trump tweeted stale information about Hurricane Dorian potentially hitting Alabama, upsetting meteorologists around the country. On Sunday, Trump had warned that Alabama, along with the Carolinas and Georgia, was “most likely to be hit (much) harder than anticipated.” The National Weather Service in Birmingham, Alabama, tweeted in response: “Alabama will NOT see any impacts from #Dorian. We repeat, no impacts from Hurricane #Dorian will be felt across Alabama. The system will remain too far east.” But the president has been adamant throughout the week that he was correct, and the White House has deployed government resources and staff to back him. The latest defense came out Friday evening, when the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration issued a statement from an unidentified spokesman stating that information provided by NOAA and the National Hurricane Center to the president had demonstrated that “tropical-storm-force winds from Hurricane Dorian could impact Alabama.” The advisories were dated from last Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019... (Please let's all get really in a tizzy about this) Troyhorn1 and CrownoftheValley like this.