Yes it started as disorganized showers off the Georgia/South Carolina coastline and only got its act together in the last 12 hours over the Outer Banks. It's track is now different too as it looks like it will stay inland from landfall in New York City all the way to Labrador. It may give the sea defenses around Governor's Island and the Hudson a little workout too depending on the tide when it goes over.
"The rules are simple: They lie to us. We know they are lying. They know we know they are lying, but they keep lying to us and we keep pretending to believe them."