Will Hurricane Ian hit Fort Lauderdale? Here’s the latest forecast track

Fort Lauderdale, along with nearly all of the southern half of Florida, is in the National Hurricane Center’s forecast cone for Hurricane Ian, forecasters said.

Although it is still several days away, the system is forecast to strengthen into a hurricane by Monday morning. A state of emergency is in effect for nearly the entire state.

Here’s the latest forecast track including the so-called “spaghetti models,” which show the range of possible tracks based on various computer models: