国家飓风中心 (NHC) upgraded Nicholas to a hurricane as its center was 20 miles southeast of Matagorda, 德州. 作为 10 下午. CDT Monday, the storm was about 45 miles southwest of Freeport, 德州, with maximum sustained winds of 75 英里每小时. It was moving north-northeast at 10 英里每小时.
On the forecast track, the center of Nicholas is expected to make landfall along the Texas coast overnight, before moving over southeastern Texas on Tuesday and early Wednesday.