Previous storm images as Isaias is upgraded to hurricane

Aug. 28, 1998, Cars left on the top floor of the Ramada parking garage at 7th Street on the oceanfront experienced broken windows courtesy of Hurricane Bonnie. Virginia Beach, VA.

Aug. 28, 1998, Cars left on the top floor of the Ramada parking garage at 7th Street on the oceanfront experienced broken windows courtesy of Hurricane Bonnie. Virginia Beach, VA.

Aug. 28, 1998, Cars left on the top floor of the Ramada parking garage at 7th Street on the oceanfront experienced broken windows courtesy of Hurricane Bonnie. Virginia Beach, VA. (L. TODD SPENCER/)

1999, a flooded truck on Boutetourt St. at Mowbray Arch in Norfolk early afternoon Monday. Hurricane Dennis

1999, a flooded truck on Boutetourt St. at Mowbray Arch in Norfolk early afternoon Monday. Hurricane Dennis (Bill Tiernan/)

Sept. 2, 1999, An oil tanker remains stuck in the sand alongside NC 12 just north of Rodanth. Bulldozers clearing the road carved out sand around the tanker. [ Hurricane Dennis ]

Sept. 2, 1999, An oil tanker remains stuck in the sand alongside NC 12 just north of Rodanth. Bulldozers clearing the road carved out sand around the tanker. [ Hurricane Dennis ] (STEVE EARLEY/)

1999, Stopped on Main Street in Franklin! flood waters Sept 18, 1999 [ Hurricane Floyd ]

1999, Stopped on Main Street in Franklin! flood waters Sept 18, 1999 [ Hurricane Floyd ] (JOHN H. SHEALLY II/)

Sept. 23, 2003, The skeletal remains of the pier at Harrison Boat House and Fishing Pier in Norfolk, Virginia after Hurricane Isabel demolished much of the structure.

Sept. 23, 2003, The skeletal remains of the pier at Harrison Boat House and Fishing Pier in Norfolk, Virginia after Hurricane Isabel demolished much of the structure. (L. Todd Spencer/)

Sept. 18, 2003, Vehicles in the parking lot of Wargo Auto Service Center bob in the floodwaters along Battlefield Blvd. while a large section of the building's rubber roof hangs in tatters after being peeled of in the winds during the height of the hurricane Isabel in Hampton Roads ( Kelly Presnell )

Sept. 18, 2003, Vehicles in the parking lot of Wargo Auto Service Center bob in the floodwaters along Battlefield Blvd. while a large section of the building's rubber roof hangs in tatters after being peeled of in the winds during the height of the hurricane Isabel in Hampton Roads ( Kelly Presnell ) (KELLY PRESNELL/)

2003, Sally Brotton, of Kitty Hawk and Branford, Conn., walks past her destroyed beach cottage in Kitty Hawk after Hurricane Isabel hit the Outer Banks.

2003, Sally Brotton, of Kitty Hawk and Branford, Conn., walks past her destroyed beach cottage in Kitty Hawk after Hurricane Isabel hit the Outer Banks.

Sept. 3, 2010, A truck slowly makes its way down a flooded portion of South Virginia Dare Trail in Nags Head, N.C., as rain from Hurricane Earl continues to fall.

Sept. 3, 2010, A truck slowly makes its way down a flooded portion of South Virginia Dare Trail in Nags Head, N.C., as rain from Hurricane Earl continues to fall. (Stephen M. Katz/)

Sept. 3, 2010, At around 3 a.m. on Friday , the Nags Head Fishing Pier is pounded by waves from Hurricane Earl.

Sept. 3, 2010, At around 3 a.m. on Friday , the Nags Head Fishing Pier is pounded by waves from Hurricane Earl. (Stephen M. Katz/)

Sept. 3, 2010, Dominion Virginia Power crews repair telephone poles damaged by Hurricane Earl along Highway 12 in Nags Head, N.C., on Friday.

Sept. 3, 2010, Dominion Virginia Power crews repair telephone poles damaged by Hurricane Earl along Highway 12 in Nags Head, N.C., on Friday. (Stephen M. Katz/)

Sept. 3, 2010, Yaovi Toglo runs for cover under gusts of wind and sand generated by Hurricane Earl along the Oceanfront in Virginia Beach. "I wanted to experience it," said Toglo, who is originally from West Africa.

Sept. 3, 2010, Yaovi Toglo runs for cover under gusts of wind and sand generated by Hurricane Earl along the Oceanfront in Virginia Beach. "I wanted to experience it," said Toglo, who is originally from West Africa. (Ross Taylor/)

Sept 3, 2010, From left, Jeff English, Justin Berry and Austin Berry play in the surf off Sandbridge in Virginia Beach as Hurricane Earl passes. They were later asked by a lifeguard to get out of the water.

Sept 3, 2010, From left, Jeff English, Justin Berry and Austin Berry play in the surf off Sandbridge in Virginia Beach as Hurricane Earl passes. They were later asked by a lifeguard to get out of the water. (L. Todd Spencer/)

August 28, 2011, This is the site where NC 12 at the north end of Rodanthe on Hatteras Isalnd, NC was washed out by Hurricane Irene.

August 28, 2011, This is the site where NC 12 at the north end of Rodanthe on Hatteras Isalnd, NC was washed out by Hurricane Irene. (Steve Earley/)

Oct 31, 2016, Twelve year old Caleb Santella, walks pass the flood debris from Hurricane Matthew in the Windsor Woods section of Virginia Beach, Virginia, as he trick-or-treats Halloween night.

Oct 31, 2016, Twelve year old Caleb Santella, walks pass the flood debris from Hurricane Matthew in the Windsor Woods section of Virginia Beach, Virginia, as he trick-or-treats Halloween night. (L. Todd Spencer/)

Oct. 29, 2012, Large waves roll in behind the King Neptune statue at Neptune Park in Virginia Beach, Va. as Hurricane Sandy made its way north.

Oct. 29, 2012, Large waves roll in behind the King Neptune statue at Neptune Park in Virginia Beach, Va. as Hurricane Sandy made its way north. (L. Todd Spencer/)

October 29, 2012, Eric Gronbach wades through the rising waters of Breezy Road in the Lynnhaven Colony section of Virginia Beach, VA, carrying his dog Sasha as the effects of Hurricane Sandy lash the coast. He is walking to his parents' car to leave his home, that already has a foot of water in it, several hours before high tide.

October 29, 2012, Eric Gronbach wades through the rising waters of Breezy Road in the Lynnhaven Colony section of Virginia Beach, VA, carrying his dog Sasha as the effects of Hurricane Sandy lash the coast. He is walking to his parents' car to leave his home, that already has a foot of water in it, several hours before high tide. (Vicki Cronis-Nohe/)

Oct. 28, 2012, Jessica Ospina, left, and Allison Kane of Virginia Beach lean into the strong wind and rain near the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel as Hurricane Sandy makes its way north.

Oct. 28, 2012, Jessica Ospina, left, and Allison Kane of Virginia Beach lean into the strong wind and rain near the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel as Hurricane Sandy makes its way north. (L. Todd Spencer/)

Oct. 10, 2016, With the large volume of water run off from Hurricane Matthew, an enormous sinkhole formed at the Virginia Beach Landfill, taking out the asphalt under the gate and a large portion of land along the road.

Oct. 10, 2016, With the large volume of water run off from Hurricane Matthew, an enormous sinkhole formed at the Virginia Beach Landfill, taking out the asphalt under the gate and a large portion of land along the road. (L. Todd Spencer/)

Sept 14, 2018, Henri Grizzle, of Norfolk, has her picture taken by her husband, Rick, while taking a visit to the Virginia Beach Oceanfront to check out Hurricane Florence. "We always come out for the adventure," said Henri.

Sept 14, 2018, Henri Grizzle, of Norfolk, has her picture taken by her husband, Rick, while taking a visit to the Virginia Beach Oceanfront to check out Hurricane Florence. "We always come out for the adventure," said Henri. (Kristen Zeis/)

Sept. 5, 2019, A boarded up window at Natural Art Surf Shop in Buxton lists major hurricanes since Isabel in 2003.. Forecasts indicate that Hurricane Dorian could join that list tomorrow morning.

Sept. 5, 2019, A boarded up window at Natural Art Surf Shop in Buxton lists major hurricanes since Isabel in 2003.. Forecasts indicate that Hurricane Dorian could join that list tomorrow morning. (Steve Earley/)

Sept. 9, 2019, Red Cross workers wait at the ferry docks Ocracoke Island. With limited housing and no power, volunteers need to leave the island at night and then return in the morning for Hurricane Dorian relief efforts.

Sept. 9, 2019, Red Cross workers wait at the ferry docks Ocracoke Island. With limited housing and no power, volunteers need to leave the island at night and then return in the morning for Hurricane Dorian relief efforts. (Steve Earley/)

Sept. 23, 2019, A mountain of 11,000 cubic yards of construction debris is piled in a parking lot as Ocracoke recovers from Hurricane Dorian flooding..

Sept. 23, 2019, A mountain of 11,000 cubic yards of construction debris is piled in a parking lot as Ocracoke recovers from Hurricane Dorian flooding.. (Steve Earley/)

Sept. 9, 2019, Floodwaters from Hurricane Dorian left a bike hanging from a fence on Ocracoke Island. Hurricane Dorian brought historic flooding to the island.

Sept. 9, 2019, Floodwaters from Hurricane Dorian left a bike hanging from a fence on Ocracoke Island. Hurricane Dorian brought historic flooding to the island. (Steve Earley/)

Sept. 6, 2019, Fred Lenihan carries Ollie, a six-year-old Sheltie, through floodwaters in Larchmont after Hurricane Dorian brought heavy wind and rain to Norfolk.

Sept. 6, 2019, Fred Lenihan carries Ollie, a six-year-old Sheltie, through floodwaters in Larchmont after Hurricane Dorian brought heavy wind and rain to Norfolk. (Kaitlin McKeown/)

Sept. 6, 2019, A crushed car sits under a fallen tree on Kingston Avenue as Hampton Roads feels the effects of Hurricane Dorian in Norfolk, Va.

Sept. 6, 2019, A crushed car sits under a fallen tree on Kingston Avenue as Hampton Roads feels the effects of Hurricane Dorian in Norfolk, Va. (Kaitlin McKeown / The Virginian-Pilot/)

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