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This image provided by NOAA on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, shows Hurricane Willa in the eastern Pacific, on a path to smash into Mexico's western coast.
NOAA via AP
October 22, 2018 - 7:54 am
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A potential catastrophic Hurricane Willa swept toward Mexico's Pacific coast with winds of 155 mph (250 kph) Monday, threatening a stretch of high-rise resort hotels, surfing beaches and fishing villages. After briefly reaching Category 5 strength, the storm's maximum sustained...
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Photo credit: National Weather Service Weather Prediction Center
October 21, 2018 - 5:50 pm
MEXICO CITY — A newly formed hurricane rapidly gained strength off Mexico's Pacific coast Sunday and has become a major Category 4 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 130 mph. The National Hurricane Center (NHC) said it could make landfall by Tuesday. A hurricane watch was posted for a...
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AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
October 14, 2018 - 2:56 pm
MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Crews with backhoes and other heavy equipment scooped up splintered boards, broken glass, chunks of asphalt and other debris in hurricane-flattened Mexico Beach on Sunday as the mayor held out hope for the 250 or so residents who may have tried to ride out the storm. The...
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(AP Photo/David Goldman)
October 13, 2018 - 10:22 pm
MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Rescuers intensified efforts Saturday to find survivors who might be trapped amid the ruins of a small Florida Panhandle community nearly obliterated by Hurricane Michael, where one body has already been recovered, tempers are flaring, and power could be out for weeks...
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(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
September 22, 2018 - 6:40 pm
BLADENBORO, N.C. (AP) — Travel remained dangerous Saturday in southeastern North Carolina, where the governor warned of "treacherous" floodwaters more than a week after Hurricane Florence made landfall, and urged residents to stay alert for flood warnings and evacuation orders. Gov. Roy Cooper said...
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Photo provided by Red Cross Eastern Pennsylvania Region CEO Guy Triano
Andrew Kramer
September 14, 2018 - 9:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - What a difference a few days makes for the American Red Cross' Guy Triano and everyone else currently in Florence's path. "On Wednesday, it was crystal clear blue skies, and now it is extremely dreary, windy, rain coming from all different directions and constant...
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David Madden
September 14, 2018 - 4:09 pm
OCEAN CITY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Thinking of a quick dip down the shore this weekend? Given the rough weather down south, you might want to reconsider, or at least exercise a great deal of caution. Nobody's saying not to make the trip, but common sense is the watchword on the beach and definitely...
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Hurricane Florence
Tariq Zehawi / NorthJersey.com-USA TODAY NETWORK
September 14, 2018 - 7:40 am
By Faith Karimi, Jason Hanna and Steve Almasy (CNN) -- Tropical Storm Florence's relentless rain is flooding parts of the Carolinas and promises even more for days, officials said Saturday, a day after it landed as a hurricane and left at least 13 people dead -- including a baby. The issues...
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Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
September 09, 2018 - 1:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As rain continues to drench the Philadelphia area — and with Hurricane Florence threatening the coastline — National Weather Service officials say the storm's impact could cause some major issues for the Delaware Valley. A very wet summer mixed with heavy rain the...
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This enhanced satellite image made available by NOAA shows Tropical Storm Florence, center, in the Atlantic Ocean on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 at 2:45 p.m. EDT.
NOAA via AP
September 09, 2018 - 11:40 am
ATLANTA (AP) — A rapidly strengthening Hurricane Florence churned across the Atlantic on Sunday toward a possible direct hit on the U.S. Southeast late this week, triggering warnings to people up and down the coast to get their emergency kits ready, map out escape routes and fill sandbags. Red...
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