Hurricane Ian Live Updates: Evacuations Underway In Florida

The first mandatory evacuation order from Hurricane Ian has been issued

The order covers was Hillsborough County, Florida, the county home to Tampa

The evacuation order is in place for Evacuation Zone A, which includes some 300, 000 of the county’s 1.4 million people

A separate voluntary evacuation order was issued for Evacuation Zone B

More evacuations are expected to follow as Hurricane Ian tracks towards the western Florida coast, possibly as a Category 4 storm