I did this with Hurricane Isabel last September which gave the Mid-Atlantic a pretty good pounding. It's time to do the same with Frances. Anyone from Miami northward to North Carolina probably should start getting themselves prepared. She looks like she will visit.
Candy at the Agonist is also doing storm watch for Frances, who probably will visit the US after smashing through the Bahamas over the next couple days.
Half a million Floridians have been ordered to evacuate.