Articles Tagged “Hurricane Irma”

  • Maria–Now a Hurricane

    On Sunday, Maria became a hurricane and was predicted to grow a lot stronger over the next 48 hours. It is expected to go along a path that would take it close to several islands…

  • Irma Update

    The aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln and two additional ships were sent to the Florida Keys by the U-S Navy to aid with search-and-rescue operations after the area was hit by Hurricane Irma. There was much…

  • Hurricane Irma Update

    Early this morning, Hurricane Irma had weakened power to a Category 1 hurricane as it arrived in the Tampa Bay area following widespread power outages, floodwaters, and roofs blown-off houses and businesses across much of…

  • Update on Hurricane Irma and Earthquake in Mexico

    Early Friday, the United States Geological Survey recorded a magnitude 8.1 earthquake about 73 miles off Tres Pico, Mexico along the southern coast there. The quake caused tsunami waves rising to at least 2.3 feet.…

  • Hurricane Irma Update

    Today,  the interior minister of France reported that Category 5 Hurricane Irma took the lives of at least 8 people and injured 23 on the island of St. Martin. The hurricane knocked out power to…

  • Hurricane Irma

    The incredibly power Hurricane Irma made landfall early today in the Caribbean islands. Officials on the Leeward Islands of Antigua and Barbuda turned off power and asked residents to shelter indoors. Irma’s path could take…