Skip to main contentSkip to footer

Ginger Zee has fans urging her to 'stay safe' as she reports from Hurricane Ian

The GMA host has reported from many storms

ginger zee spots© Photo: Getty Images
Matthew Moore
Online News Writer & Diversity and Inclusion Lead
September 28, 2022
Share this:

Ginger Zee has never shied away from the dangers of meteorology, and she had fans wishing she'd stay safe on Wednesday as she reported from where Hurricane Ian was due to strike.

DISCOVER: Ginger Zee's move regarding her sons and social media

The Good Morning America presenter took to her Instagram to share the update, where she made sure she was protected from the rain and high winds in a blue coat. Sharing an update on Ian with followers, she said she was in a "serious situation" as if the storm continued to be classed as a category 4 when it made landfall, it would be only the fifth time such a weather event has happened in the nation's history.

WATCH: Ginger Zee has fans worrying for her safety

Ginger showed a map of the storm's path from Fort Worth all the way up to Orlando, and also showed a red circle on the map around Fort Worth where it's believed the most damage will occur.

READ: Ginger Zee's fans demand to know her secret as she poses in a bikini at her home

WOW: Ginger Zee leaves fans stunned with incredible high school pictures

She then issued a warning about the expected storm surge, which could reach between 12 to 16 feet and would be enough to "move cars, move houses".

As she left her hotel to show the effect the winds were already having, her voice was mostly drowned out as she showed the water in the swimming pool and the palm trees swaying.

As her video ended, her producer was calling her back in, and Ginger urged her followers to "stay safe".

View post on Instagram

Ginger reported on Hurricane Ian

The same sentiment was returned in the comments, as one friend said: "Stay safe my sweet friend!!!!!! Xoxo," while another simply commented: "Stay safe."

SEE: Ginger Zee melts hearts with adorable photo of puppy

MORE: Ginger Zee shares sadness after surprise exit of GMA co-worker: 'Giant loss for our company'

A third added: "Be careful! Prayers for all y'all and the people of Florida!" while a fourth penned: "Be safe you and the GMA team out there," and a fifth had a sweet compliment as they wrote: "Best meteorologist in the world."

Alongside being the chief meteorologist for ABC, Ginger also heads their climate unit as managing editor, and she hosted a special show on the issue last month alongside David Muir and Cecilia Vega.

ginger zee presenting© Photo: Instagram

Ginger always has the best reports on the climate

During the show, Ginger came on to contribute to the discussion surrounding the new watershed climate bill introduced by Joe Biden.

MORE: Ginger Zee details shark encounter in eye-opening new video

MORE: Ginger Zee receives warm welcome from fans as she arrives for latest adventure

Ginger Zee receives warm welcome from fans as she arrives for latest adventure

She explained the implications of the bill, which aims to combat climate change through the introduction of more solar power and electric vehicles by way of rebates and credits for citizens.

"Bottom line, this will reduce emissions," she stated to David, mentioning that it could help raise the GDP by 1% and help fight the "warming of our planet."

Read more HELLO! US stories here

Like this story? Sign up to our HELLO! Mail newsletter to get other stories like this delivered straight to your inbox.

Sign up to HELLO Daily! for the best royal, celebrity and lifestyle coverage

By entering your details, you are agreeing to HELLO! Magazine User Data Protection Policy. You can unsubscribe at any time. For more information, please click here.

More Celebrity News

See more