Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma expected to skirt Williamsburg region

Hurricane Irma expected to skirt Williamsburg region

Williamsburg area officials are calling for residents to plan ahead for any impacts related to Hurricane Irma. Check back here throughout the day for updates.

Update 10 a.m.

Williamsburg fire chief Pat Dent said he has been monitoring Irma since its infancy.

“As the track of this storm gets close to us where predictions are we may see some impact, we start monitoring a lot closer,” Dent said.

He said he briefed senior staff on Tuesday and took them through the forecast and put together a staffing roster for...

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