Hurricane Irma upgraded to a Category 5 storm; Max sustained winds of 175 mph

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26 September 2018
Meteorological Service of Cuba issued a Hurricane Watch for Cuba from the provinces of Matanzas eastward to Guantanamo, says NHC.1 year ago
Meteorological Service of Cuba issued a Hurricane Watch for Cuba from the provinces of Matanzas eastward to Guantanamo, says NHC.
1 year ago
Residents in Miami-Dade county EAST of US-1 will receives evacuation orders starting tomorrow from the City of Miami. #Irma
1 year ago
#HurricaneIrma will impact tens of thousands. US Navy to evacuate 5,000 -Aircraft/ships on the move
1 year ago
#IrmaUpdate: Gov. Scott says he thinks back to Andrew, plus Matthew and Harvey, in getting the state prepared early, getting people talking.
1 year ago
Pharmacy line in Coral Gables, gas line in Hollywood, empty shelves. People getting prep'd just in case. [email protected]
1 year ago
#IrmaHurricane: Scott says all Floridians need to have a hurricane plan and kit. Don't wait, get ready today.
1 year ago
#IrmaHurricane: State offices in all counties will be closed Friday. Scott urges state officials to volunteer at shelters if they can.
1 year ago
At @FLGovScott's request, @POTUS declared pre-landfall state of emergency in Florida ahead of HurricaneIrma to make federal funds available
1 year ago
#IrmaHurricane: Gov. Scott says if store shelves are empty of supplies today, go back tomorrow and check.
1 year ago
Gov. Rossello says President Trump has accepted Puerto Rico's request for emergency declaration ahead of Hurricane Irma.
1 year ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 7km WSW of Birjand, Iran
1 year ago
The Air Force is planning to relocate majority of its F-16s from from Homestead Air Reserve Base in southern Florida @usairforce spox
Video of a flight through the eye of Irma on NOAA42. Flights on both the WP-3D Orion and G-IV NOAA49 continue. Credit Nick Underwood/NOAA1 year ago
Video of a flight through the eye of Irma on NOAA42. Flights on both the WP-3D Orion and G-IV NOAA49 continue. Credit Nick Underwood/NOAA
1 year ago
Miami-Dade Emergency Operations Center now fully activated; County will begin evacuating special needs residents Wed. #HurricaneIrma @NBC6
1 year ago
City of Miami urging residents not to stay in a building next to a construction crane. 145mph+ winds could cause collapse:
1 year ago
Miami-Dade Co. Mayor Gimenez: "We may be asking residents in Zones A and B to begin evacuating as early as tomorrow" due to Hurricane Irma.
1 year ago
Tourists please leave, requests Miami mayor. #HurricaneIrma
1 year ago
Tropical Depression Thirteen has formed in the Gulf of Mexico and may become Tropical Storm Katia - Accuweather
1 year ago
Gov. Scott, Rubio, Nelson urge President Trump to grant emergency declaration for Florida ahead of Irma
1 year ago
Florida Keys mandatory evacuation from 07:00 EDT
1 year ago
Tropical Depression 13 now officially formed in SW Gulf
1 year ago
NFL statement on moving Bucs-Dolphins out of Miami
1-minute 1km resolution GOES16 visible satellite imagery of potentially catastrophic Hurricane Irma barreling towards the Lesser Antilles1 year ago
1-minute 1km resolution GOES16 visible satellite imagery of potentially catastrophic Hurricane Irma barreling towards the Lesser Antilles
1 year ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 180km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
1 year ago
[email protected] issues a travel alert for 27 airports including MIA , FLL and other Florida airports. More to come.
1 year ago
@USNavy says no Irma evacuations planned from the Guantanamo Bay base; 5,000-plus residents to "shelter in place."
1 year ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 49km ENE of General Luna, Philippines
Tropical Story Jose has formed in the Atlantic.1 year ago
Tropical Story Jose has formed in the Atlantic.
Tropical Storm Jose forms in the open Atlantic1 year ago
Tropical Storm Jose forms in the open Atlantic
1 year ago
Irma's maximum sustained winds strengthen to 180 mph (285 km/h), making it one of the strongest hurricanes ever recorded
1 year ago
Gov Scott just announced he's activated 100 members of FL Natl Guard in preparation of Hurricane Irma
Radar simulation from NOAA's flagship hurricane model (HWRF) for Category 5 Hurricane Irma for next 5-days.1 year ago
Radar simulation from NOAA's flagship hurricane model (HWRF) for Category 5 Hurricane Irma for next 5-days.
1 year ago
Mandatory evacuation order will soon be in effect for the Florida Keys due to Hurricane Irma
1 year ago
Chetco Bar Fire grows to 167,000 acres, multiple evacuations issued for Brookings, Oregon
Water shelves at @Publix in Dania Beach were empty when store opened, sold out last night. Trucks with more on the way - @WPLGLocal101 year ago
Water shelves at @Publix in Dania Beach were empty when store opened, sold out last night. Trucks with more on the way - @WPLGLocal10
Crews in Weber County are responding a fire at the mouth of Weber Canyon. Picture courtesy1 year ago
Crews in Weber County are responding a fire at the mouth of Weber Canyon. Picture courtesy
1 year ago
#Firefighters across Oregon will be working this Labor Day to gain control of 17 large wildfires currently burning in the state. The Horse Prairie Fire, six miles west of Riddle, has close to 1,000 personnel working on the fire. At last report, the fire is estimated at 12,813 acres and 20 percent contained
1 year ago
Netherlands sending soldiers and Navy ships to the Dutch Caribbean in anticipation of Hurricane Irma
Hurricane hunters found winds of 186mph in Irma during a recent pass1 year ago
Hurricane hunters found winds of 186mph in Irma during a recent pass
1 year ago
NHC: "Serious and life-threatening" storm surge of 7-11 ft. forecast for some of north Leeward Islands and portions of the Virgin Islands.
Hurricane Irma upgraded to a Category 5 storm; Max sustained winds of 175 mph1 year ago
Hurricane Irma upgraded to a Category 5 storm; Max sustained winds of 175 mph
1 year ago
Hurricane Irma strengthens to Category 5 storm with winds of 175 mph
125 members of Oregon Guard headed to Riddle today to help fight HorsePrairieFire1 year ago
125 members of Oregon Guard headed to Riddle today to help fight #HorsePrairieFire
5AM cone forecasts Irma as a Cat.4 possibly across Keys or FL Straits by late Saturday1 year ago
5AM cone forecasts Irma as a Cat.4 possibly across Keys or FL Straits by late Saturday
1 year ago
Hurricane Irma strengthens to 150 mph, still a dangerous Category 4 storm
1 year ago
According to the USFS, fires burning in the Miller Complex have scorched nearly 18,000 acres
Another shot from tonight. From North Bonneville looking towards the dam/Cascade Locks area. Gorge was unrecognizable EagleCreekFire1 year ago
Another shot from tonight. From North Bonneville looking towards the dam/Cascade Locks area. Gorge was unrecognizable #EagleCreekFire
1 year ago
Haiti: Seek stronger shelter for Thursday. Give yourself time to get to a shelter - larger/newer churches are good. Irma
1 year ago
Haiti: Irma will be close on Thursday. Flooding northern coast and wrapping around into Gulf/Canals. Heavy rain threat.
Major hurricane threat approaches The Turks and Caicos Islands1 year ago
Major hurricane threat approaches The Turks and Caicos Islands
ChetcoBarFire continues to roar. Level 3 evacs in place for parts of Curry / Josephine Counties.   167,000+ acres1 year ago
#ChetcoBarFire continues to roar. Level 3 evacs in place for parts of Curry / Josephine Counties. 167,000+ acres
Chetco Bar Fire in Brookings, Oregon. 170,000 acre megafire still burning. Homes have already been burning down, mines a mile away1 year ago
Chetco Bar Fire in Brookings, Oregon. 170,000 acre megafire still burning. Homes have already been burning down, mines a mile away
HelenaFire is 10,930 acres and 14% contained.1 year ago
#HelenaFire is 10,930 acres and 14% contained.
1 year ago
Klamath National Forest: Salmon-August Fires Complex. Total Size - 48,889 acres, Cumulative Containment - 14%, Total Personnel - 1,716
1 year ago
Klamath and Six Rivers National Forests: Eclipse Fires Complex. 80,503 acres, cedar Fire - 8,713 Acres, Containment - 25%, Oak Fire - 71,790 acres, Total personnel - 798
HelenaFire has spot fire burning near Weaver Bally lookout1 year ago
#HelenaFire has spot fire burning near Weaver Bally lookout
1 year ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.5 - 63km ESE of Lakatoro, Vanuatu
1 year ago
Governor suspends classes, activated National Guard and declares Emergency
Map: South Florida evacuation zones in the event of a hurricane1 year ago
Map: South Florida evacuation zones in the event of a hurricane
5.7 magnitude earthquake shakes Tarapacá coast, Chile1 year ago
5.7 magnitude earthquake shakes Tarapacá coast, Chile
Irma has that classic buzzsaw look reserved for very powerful hurricanes.  It's found a home cruising west along 16.7N for the moment.1 year ago
Irma has that classic buzzsaw look reserved for very powerful hurricanes. It's found a home cruising west along 16.7N for the moment.
Florida Gov. Scott declares state of emergency to prepare for Category 4 Hurricane Irma1 year ago
Florida Gov. Scott declares state of emergency to prepare for Category 4 Hurricane Irma
1 year ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.7 - 90km N of Iquique, Chile
1 year ago
Texas emergency management officials say at least 60 deaths now attributed to Harvey.
1 year ago
Florida Gov. Scott declares state of emergency statewide ahead of Hurricane Irma - @ActionNewsJax
1 year ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - West Chile Rise
Hurricane Irma is now a category 4.1 year ago
Hurricane Irma is now a category 4.
Hurricane Irma strengthens into category 4 - NHC1 year ago
Hurricane Irma strengthens into category 4 - NHC
1 year ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 7km ENE of Aratoca, Colombia
1 year ago
Puerto Rico declares state of emergency due to Hurricane Irma.
After flooding of the Guaire River in Caracas enezuela1 year ago
After flooding of the Guaire River in Caracas #enezuela
Heavy rain in Ufa1 year ago
Heavy rain in Ufa
1 year ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - North Indian Ocean
Invest 94L is likely (80%) to develop in the central Atlantic either into a tropical depression or storm with the name Jose.1 year ago
Invest 94L is likely (80%) to develop in the central Atlantic either into a tropical depression or storm with the name Jose.
1 year ago
#LaTunaFire remains at 7,003 acres, 30% containment, per @LAFDChief
LAFD chief says there was a drone incursion yesterday but it had minimal impact, turned it over to police1 year ago
LAFD chief says there was a "drone incursion" yesterday but it had minimal impact, turned it over to police
HurricaneIrma looks clearly on course now for Florida.1 year ago
#HurricaneIrma looks clearly on course now for Florida.
Police: Fireworks likely caused Eagle Creek Wildfire in Columbia Gorge, suspect identified1 year ago
Police: Fireworks likely caused Eagle Creek Wildfire in Columbia Gorge, suspect identified
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