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Hurricane Jose Expected to Bring High Surf to the Eastern Seaboard in the Upcoming Week

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Sep
17

Jose, a Category 1 hurricane in the western Atlantic, will continue to produce dangerous high surf and rip currents as it moves parallel to the Eastern Seaboard in the upcoming week.

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How Irma unfolded: the hurricane by the numbers

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Sep
11

Irma set several meteorological records, with 37 hours of sustained 185mph winds in the Caribbean. Here’s a look at some more of the key figures.

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Florida Keys compared to a “war zone” in wake of Hurricane Irma

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Sep
11

Hurricane Irma has battered the Florida Keys, destroying roadways and isolating residents who didn’t evacuate the string of islands, prompting one county’s emergency management director to call the situation a possible “humanitarian crisis.”

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Irma’s final phase: Flooding in the Southeast is biggest concern

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Sep
11

Both storm surge and inland flooding, which cause the majority of deaths in tropical cyclones, remain a risk over the Southeast states.

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Hurricane Irma is literally sucking the water away from shorelines, Video

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Sep
10

Hurricane Irma is so strong and its pressure is so low, it’s changing the shape of an ocean, sucking water from its surroundings into the core of the storm.

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Why storm surge is a hurricane’s greatest threat

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Sep
9

Hurricane Irma could bring a potentially deadly storm surge, now expected to be 15 feet, when the storm passes along tthe entire west coast of Florida.

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Hurricane Jose strengthens to a Category 4

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Sep
8

As of Friday morning, a hurricane watch was in effect for Antigua, Barbuda and Anguilla; St. Martin; and St. Barthelemy — islands that were all just battered by Hurricane Irma.

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There are 3 hurricanes in the Atlantic basin

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Sep
7

It’s the first time since 2010 that three active hurricanes have been in the Atlantic.

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Hurricane Irma leaves ‘unprecedented’ destruction in the Caribbean

Irma, dubbed the most powerful Atlantic storm in a decade, had maximum sustained winds of 170 mph on Thursday afternoon as it moved further away from the northern coast of Puerto Rico and over the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

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