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What Irma felt like: 4 harrowing tales of storm survival

Those were the feelings going through the minds of those who hunkered down during Hurricane Irma over the past weekend. For Jennifer Cooper, that fear came into focus when she watched the storm rip the roof off her home in St. Thomas , and as water f…https://rockstarseo.ca/what-irma-felt-like-4-harrowing-tales-of-storm-survival/


Hurricane Irma: storm makes landfall near Naples with life-threatening surges – Irma news

Irma so far and what’s next #Hurricane Irma will bear down on Fort Myers, north of #Naples, within the hour as a category two storm, with sustained winds of 110mph. Storm surges have begun in and around Naples, with waters rising more than four feet in less than an hour and forecasts predicting as much as 10-15ft above ground level. Hurricane #Irma made landfall at Cudjoe Key at 9.10am, with sustained winds of 130mph. #Massive #storm surges, estimated at 10ft or higher, inundated buildings, overwhelmed roads and cut off theRead More


Hurricane Irma live updates: storm pummels Haiti and heads for Bahamas and Florida

Hurricane Irma reaches the Caribbean – video report Even as Irma continues to wreak havoc across the Caribbean, attention turns to recovery for those islands already hit. Many affected islands have links with the UK, France, US and the Netherlands,…https://rockstarseo.ca/hurricane-irma-live-updates-storm-pummels-haiti-and-heads-for-bahamas-and-florida-2/


Remnants of tropical storm drench U.S. Gulf Coast, spawn twisters, flooding | Reuters

By Ian Simpson and Bernie Woodall The remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy brought tornadoes and flooding to the U.S. Gulf Coast on Thursday and its heavy rains will drench much of the eastern United States in coming days, forecasters said. Flooding and road closures stretched from east Texas into northwestern Florida after Cindy made landfall early on Thursday near the Louisiana-Texas border and weakened to a tropical depression, the National Weather Service said. Cindy is expected to dump 3 to 6 inches (7.5 to 15 cm) of rain as itRead More


Storm Cindy expected to make landfall Thursday morning: NHC | Reuters

Tropical storm Cindy is expected to move inland near the Louisiana-Texas border Thursday morning as it continues to produce heavy rainfall over the northern Gulf Coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Cindy, located about 50 miles (85 Km) south-southeast of Port Arthur, Texas with maximum sustained winds of 45 mph (75 kmh), is expected to weaken while it moves over land, the Miami-based weather forecaster said. “On the forecast track, the center of Cindy will move inland near the Louisiana-Texas border later this morning, then move across western andRead More


Munching goats help restore storm-damaged Brooklyn woodlands

A herd of goats get to work on a woodland restoration project in the densely-populated New York City borough of Brooklyn, though their efforts only involve eating. Christian Zimmerman is Prospect Park Alliance’s vice president of capital and landscape management. SOUNDBITE: Christian Zimmerman, Prospect Park Alliance’s vice president of capital and landscape management, saying (English): “So the idea of the goats is to use them to help with invasive removal, weed removal, within this woodland area. Hurricane Sandy came through, knocked down about 30 or so big trees, with bigRead More