That's right: Waffle House is considered an essential resource when monitoring natural disasters in the US. The restaurant chain, which normally stays opens even through extreme weather, revealed that it's closely watching Hurricane Florence's development as the storm approaches the East Coast.
I have questions. Mainly, why does Waffle House have a storm center? https://t.co/FCbjj11FT3— Nick Ponton (@nick_ponton) September 12, 2018