Irma most enduring Category Five storm on record: French weather service

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25 September 2017
Almost the entire Miami metro area could be flooded by a storm surge from Hurricane Irma2 week ago
Almost the entire Miami metro area could be flooded by a storm surge from Hurricane Irma
2 week ago
Officials say at least 3 people have died in the U.S. Virgin Islands, where they say Irma caused 'catastrophic' damage.
2 week ago
Irma is about to hit the island of Inagua. There is the 2nd biggest salt factory of N. America
St. Johns County evacuation zones A and B include entire city of St. Augustine and Town of Hastings2 week ago
St. Johns County evacuation zones A and B include entire city of St. Augustine and Town of Hastings
National Hurricane Center has shifted the projected path of Hurricane Irma further west into Central Fla2 week ago
National Hurricane Center has shifted the projected path of Hurricane Irma further west into Central Fla
Fuel truck just arrive at Turkey Lake service station with police escort - wftv2 week ago
Fuel truck just arrive at Turkey Lake service station with police escort - wftv
2 week ago
Jose strengthens into a major category 3 hurricane as it moves towards the northeastern Caribbean - NHC
Evacuees clog Florida highways as residents head north to avoid the wrath of Hurricane Irma.2 week ago
Evacuees clog Florida highways as residents head north to avoid the wrath of Hurricane Irma.
2 week ago
Mexico: Hurricane Katia is expected to make landfall somewhere in the state of Veracruz
2 week ago
Footage of Dutch military overflight shows extensive damage in St. Maarten
Footage of Dutch military overflight shows extensive damage in St. Maarten
Two military aircraft depart from Caracas, Venezuela to Antigua, will provide aid for HurricaneIrma devastated Barbuda.2 week ago
Two military aircraft depart from Caracas, Venezuela to Antigua, will provide aid for HurricaneIrma devastated Barbuda.
US Department of State: Cuba Emergency Msg: We urge US citizens to depart Cuba if possible. Work with commercial air carriers to leave prior to arrival of Irma.2 week ago
US Department of State: Cuba Emergency Msg: We urge US citizens to depart Cuba if possible. Work with commercial air carriers to leave prior to arrival of Irma.
2 week ago
Senate has the votes to approve Trump-Democrats deal on Harvey aid, debt, funding - CNBC
Three killed in Oaxaca by rains caused by #Katia2 week ago
Three killed in Oaxaca by rains caused by #Katia
2 week ago
“Extremely dangerous” HurricaneIrma now moving between north coast of Hispaniola and Turks and Caicos.
2 week ago
Jose strengthens into a category 2 hurricane as it moves towards the northeastern Caribbean; further strengthening expected - NHC
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - South of the Fiji Islands
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 - 249km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan
2 week ago
Hurricane aid measure grows to $15B as Irma bears down
2 week ago
@fema "doing an incredible jobwith great bravery," says @POTUS in Oval Office.
If Hurricane Irma track predictions hold, it will pass close to or even directly over DOE's Savannah River Site. That could be very bad2 week ago
If Hurricane Irma track predictions hold, it will pass close to or even directly over DOE's Savannah River Site. That could be very bad
2 week ago
HurricaneIrma probably more powerful than #HurricaneHarvey, says @POTUS.
2 week ago
Hurricane watch issued for Antigua and Barbuda, which was devastated by Hurricane Irma, as Hurricane Jose approaches - NHC
2 week ago
Hurricane watch issued for parts of South Florida as Irma roars toward U.S.
2 week ago
Hurricane Watch begins for portions of south Florida, including the Keys, ahead of "extremely dangerous" Hurricane Irma, NHC says.
Deep Creek Fire: Size - 2,287 acres, Containment - 0%, Personnel - 1692 week ago
Deep Creek Fire: Size - 2,287 acres, Containment - 0%, Personnel - 169
2 week ago
Governor of Florida, Rick Scott: Hurricane Irma Has Potential to devastate Florida
Winds from HurricaneIrma will hit S.Florida Friday night into Sat AM. Moving to Cen-FL by Saturday evening - @WFTVWeather2 week ago
Winds from HurricaneIrma will hit S.Florida Friday night into Sat AM. Moving to Cen-FL by Saturday evening - @WFTVWeather
2 week ago
Hurricane Irma will be 'truly devastating' for the US: emergency chief #HurricaneIrma
2 week ago
Dominican Republic begins to feel the effects of Hurricane Irma
The force of the Hurricane Irma as it passes through San Juan, Puerto Rico2 week ago
The force of the Hurricane Irma as it passes through San Juan, Puerto Rico
2 week ago
Irma most enduring Category Five storm on record: French weather service
185 mph winds showed no mercy in Anguilla as Irma screamed across the northern Caribbean islands.2 week ago
185 mph winds showed no mercy in Anguilla as Irma screamed across the northern Caribbean islands.
Billions of dead trees force US fire crews to shift tactics2 week ago
Billions of dead trees force US fire crews to shift tactics
2 week ago
Flood warning until 6:30 am at Río Culebrinas river outside the channel for Aguada and Aguadilla
2 week ago
Officials say 1 person has died in Anguilla, raising Hurricane Irma's death toll to at least 10 in the Caribbean.
Hurricane Katia is in the southern Gulf of Mexico with winds at 80 mph. It will churn for a few days and then head into Mexico2 week ago
Hurricane Katia is in the southern Gulf of Mexico with winds at 80 mph. It will churn for a few days and then head into Mexico
2 week ago
The mandatory evacuations underway in South Florida. Atlantic Beach has also declared a state of emergency.
2 week ago
'Huge damage' to St Martin airport, port; island 'unreachable': Dutch PM
5 AM Advisory issued for Irma, still a Category 5 hurricane near the Dominican Republic2 week ago
5 AM Advisory issued for Irma, still a Category 5 hurricane near the Dominican Republic
Polk County sheriff threatens to arrest fugitives at Irma shelters2 week ago
Polk County sheriff threatens to arrest fugitives at Irma shelters
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 63km SSW of Chirilagua, El Salvador
Oregon wildfire grows overnight to nearly 33,000 acres, zero percent contained2 week ago
Oregon wildfire grows overnight to nearly 33,000 acres, zero percent contained
2 week ago
13 patients from Florida Keys hospital transferred to Alabama facility ahead of Irma
Hurricane Irma eye looking a little rougher. Land interaction with Hispanola impacting the storm2 week ago
Hurricane Irma eye looking a little rougher. Land interaction with Hispanola impacting the storm
2 week ago
France's interior minister confirms #HurricaneIrma has killed 8 people and injured 23 in French island territories
As the Mission Fire continues to burn, one woman says she knows her house is still standing because her husband stayed behind to protect it. The Mission Fire has already destroyed 4 structures, and damaged four others. It is burning at 1,025 acres, and is 15% contained. Crews say there are still 250 structures threatened.2 week ago
As the Mission Fire continues to burn, one woman says she knows her house is still standing because her husband stayed behind to protect it. The Mission Fire has already destroyed 4 structures, and damaged four others. It is burning at 1,025 acres, and is 15% contained. Crews say there are still 250 structures threatened.
2 week ago
Observation of large scale explosion on the sun surface - NASA
2 week ago
Irma toll rises to 8 dead on St Martin island: medics
New 00Z GFS shows Irma as intense hurricane just offshore of Miami Sunday A.M.2 week ago
New 00Z GFS shows Irma as intense hurricane just offshore of Miami Sunday A.M.
These are the first images from Barbuda after Hurricane Irma's direct hit earlier today - the strongest landfall in Atlantic history.2 week ago
These are the first images from Barbuda after Hurricane Irma's direct hit earlier today - the strongest landfall in Atlantic history.
VIDEO - The effects of the powerful Hurricane Irma as it passes through Vieques, Puerto Rico2 week ago
VIDEO - The effects of the powerful Hurricane Irma as it passes through Vieques, Puerto Rico
Hurricane Irma destroys '95%' of French part of Caribbean island St Martin: official2 week ago
Hurricane Irma destroys '95%' of French part of Caribbean island St Martin: official
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - South of the Fiji Islands
30,000 troops 2 week ago
30,000 troops "ready to support our state," says @FLGovScott.
2 week ago
“Barbuda is practicably uninhabitable” after Cat. 5 Hurricane Irma, PM Gaston Browne tells ABS Television/Radio.
.@PresidenciaRD: We are going to have heavy rains, wind gusts and storm surges - the 3 destructive elements of a tropical phenomenon. #HuracánIrmaRD2 week ago
[email protected]: We are going to have heavy rains, wind gusts and storm surges - the 3 destructive elements of a tropical phenomenon. #HuracánIrmaRD
As of right now, Hurricane Irma is forecast to make landfall directly at Mar a Lago2 week ago
As of right now, Hurricane Irma is forecast to make landfall directly at Mar a Lago
St. Maarten International Airport severely damaged by Irma2 week ago
St. Maarten International Airport severely damaged by Irma
2 week ago
Gov. Cooper declares state of emergency for all of NC starting at 8 a.m. tomorrow.
2 week ago
"The state is doing what we want the people of North Carolina to do and that is prepare for HurricaneIrma." -Gov. Roy Cooper
2 week ago
Cooper: "You need to make a plan Update emergency supply kit Keep up with weather advisories."
Gov. Roy Cooper declares state of emergency for NC starting Thur. at 8 a.m.2 week ago
Gov. Roy Cooper declares state of emergency for NC starting Thur. at 8 a.m.
2 week ago
Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda was live on national broadcaster. He says: "It is totally destroyed. 90% at least"
Irma eye of Cat 5 winds will miss SanJuan and Puerto Rico. Cat 1-2 damage expected2 week ago
Irma eye of Cat 5 winds will miss SanJuan and Puerto Rico. Cat 1-2 damage expected
2 week ago
Hurricane Irma caused "widespread damage" on the Caribbean island of Barbuda, killing at least 1 person there. Storm's death toll now 3.
2 week ago
Tropical Storm Katia strengthens into a hurricane in the Gulf of Mexico, expected to make landfall in Mexico this weekend - NHC
Portuguese River, Guaraguao sector in Ponce2 week ago
Portuguese River, Guaraguao sector in Ponce
2 week ago
Tropical Storm Jose upgraded to Hurricane status with 75mph winds and is "quickly strengthening", NHC says.
Letter from @MayorLevine to all Miami Beach visitors: 2 week ago
Letter from @MayorLevine to all Miami Beach visitors: "Thank you for visiting..I want to personally urge you to leave." @wsvn
Jose now a hurricane in Atlantic Ocean as of the 5pm update.2 week ago
Jose now a hurricane in Atlantic Ocean as of the 5pm update.
On radar, Irma continues to slam the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico with flooding downpours.2 week ago
On radar, Irma continues to slam the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico with flooding downpours.
2 week ago
2 people were confirmed dead after Hurricane Irma barreled through the French Caribbean
Beach Plaza Hotel in St. Martin has suffered a heavy storm surge by Irma2 week ago
Beach Plaza Hotel in St. Martin has suffered a heavy storm surge by Irma
Damage at gas station in Luquillo, Puerto Rico2 week ago
Damage at gas station in Luquillo, Puerto Rico
2 week ago
Irma breaks another record, becoming first Atlantic hurricane to maintain 185mph winds for 24 hours
2 week ago
American Airlines will announce in minutes the cancellation of all flights from Miami cause of Hurricane Irma
The eye of Hurricane Irma is clearly visible from the space station as it orbited over the Category 5 storm on Sept. 5, 2017.2 week ago
The eye of Hurricane Irma is clearly visible from the space station as it orbited over the Category 5 storm on Sept. 5, 2017.
President Trump and the First Lady announce the charities that will receive various funds from their $1,000,000 Harvey aid donation.2 week ago
President Trump and the First Lady announce the charities that will receive various funds from their $1,000,000 Harvey aid donation.
@GovAbbott and German Chancellor Angela Merkel talk Harvey2 week ago
@GovAbbott and German Chancellor Angela Merkel talk Harvey
.@Space Station cameras captured another dramatic view of #HurricaneIrma as it made landfall in the Caribbean today2 week ago
[email protected] Station cameras captured another dramatic view of #HurricaneIrma as it made landfall in the Caribbean today
.@Space Station cameras captured another dramatic view of #HurricaneIrma as it made landfall in the Caribbean today
Right now: Winds picking up in Arroyo, Puerto Rico.  Rough surf along El Malecón usually packed with  tourists. - wftv2 week ago
Right now: Winds picking up in Arroyo, Puerto Rico. Rough surf along El Malecón usually packed with tourists. - wftv
Jacksonville officials urge people who can evacuate to do so before roads get clogged. @DuvalSchools closed Friday2 week ago
Jacksonville officials urge people who can evacuate to do so before roads get clogged. @DuvalSchools closed Friday
2 week ago
Gov. Scott on IRMA: This is bigger than Andrew. It's more wind and significantly more storm surge.
Gov. Scott: Comcast will open thousands of free WiFi hotspots throughout Florida2 week ago
Gov. Scott: Comcast will open thousands of free WiFi hotspots throughout Florida
Crews to begin pumping water from flooded W. Beltway2 week ago
Crews to begin pumping water from flooded W. Beltway
Saint Martin: No power, no water, everything destroyed. Buildings gone2 week ago
Saint Martin: No power, no water, everything destroyed. Buildings gone
City of Lake Wales declares state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Irma:2 week ago
City of Lake Wales declares state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Irma:
Local State of Emergency Declared for Brevard County; County Government Offices Closed Friday.2 week ago
Local State of Emergency Declared for Brevard County; County Government Offices Closed Friday.
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.5 - 93km NE of Hihifo, Tonga
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 60km NNE of Hihifo, Tonga
Video of the passage of Irma at the island of San Martin.2 week ago
Video of the passage of Irma at the island of San Martin.
Ponce - Fallen tree blocks path in La Pica sector2 week ago
Ponce - Fallen tree blocks path in La Pica sector
Hurricane Irma in Loiza2 week ago
Hurricane Irma in Loiza
Per a preliminary analysis by FEMA, at least 156,000 properties may have been affected by Harvey floodwaters.2 week ago
Per a preliminary analysis by FEMA, at least 156,000 properties may have been affected by Harvey floodwaters.
Buckley fire crews staged #CrystalMt ski resort in case Norse Peak Fire gets closer. So far so good2 week ago
Buckley fire crews staged #CrystalMt ski resort in case Norse Peak Fire gets closer. So far so good
US Department of State: Cuba Security Message: National Hurricane Center projects Irma could begin affecting Cuba by Friday 9/8.2 week ago
US Department of State: Cuba Security Message: National Hurricane Center projects Irma could begin affecting Cuba by Friday 9/8.
2 week ago
The Norse Peak Fire grew from roughly 19,000 acres Tuesday to more than 43,000 acres early Wednesday. It remains eight percent contained.
Weber: Fire officials continue to battle a human-caused fire burning near the mouth of Weber Canyon. On Wednesday multiple crews were stationed on different parts of the mountain monitoring any hot spots2 week ago
Weber: Fire officials continue to battle a human-caused fire burning near the mouth of Weber Canyon. On Wednesday multiple crews were stationed on different parts of the mountain monitoring any hot spots
The fire had grown to 67.9 square miles (175 square kilometers) by Wednesday morning. It was just 8 percent contained and is being attacked by 341 firefighters.2 week ago
The fire had grown to 67.9 square miles (175 square kilometers) by Wednesday morning. It was just 8 percent contained and is being attacked by 341 firefighters.
Two solar flares were released by the Sun this morning, one of which was the most powerful flare recorded since 20082 week ago
Two solar flares were released by the Sun this morning, one of which was the most powerful flare recorded since 2008
Cle Elum-Roslyn schools delay start due to Jolly Mountain Fire2 week ago
Cle Elum-Roslyn schools delay start due to Jolly Mountain Fire
2 week ago
Fork Fire: Size: 2,400 acres Containment: 0%
People are evacuating Florida Keys ahead of Hurricane Irma is expected  to make landfull2 week ago
People are evacuating Florida Keys ahead of Hurricane Irma is expected to make landfull
High winds bend palm trees as Irma pounds St. Kitts and Nevis2 week ago
High winds bend palm trees as Irma pounds St. Kitts and Nevis
.@nest cam at St. Thomas2 week ago
[email protected] cam at St. Thomas
The Archer Mountain Fire now 75 acres, 0% contained, 65 personnel on the ground2 week ago
The Archer Mountain Fire now 75 acres, 0% contained, 65 personnel on the ground
2 week ago
Report that over 350,000 AEE subscribers are without electricity at this time in Puerto Rico. #HuracanIrma
2 week ago
Trump says funding will be added to Harvey package for hurricane damage in Florida
2 week ago
"You should not be on the street, you should go to a shelter immediately," says @ricardorossello.
South Carolina governor declares state of emergency to prepare for Hurricane Irma2 week ago
South Carolina governor declares state of emergency to prepare for Hurricane Irma
100+ mph winds on the Virgin Islands2 week ago
100+ mph winds on the Virgin Islands
Strong winds and waves in Fajardo2 week ago
Strong winds and waves in Fajardo
2 week ago
Helena-ForkFire: Size: 14,475 acres, Containment: 30%
Norse Peak fire now at 43,485 acres. #CrystalMt ski resort safe behind fire trucks and sprinklers2 week ago
Norse Peak fire now at 43,485 acres. #CrystalMt ski resort safe behind fire trucks and sprinklers
Today's X9.33 event was the strongest flare of this solar cycle. STEREO A coronagraph imagery shows the CME2 week ago
Today's X9.33 event was the strongest flare of this solar cycle. STEREO A coronagraph imagery shows the CME
2 week ago
Salmon-August Complex: 63,743 acres - 14% contained
2 week ago
Pier Fire: 20,529 acres - 20% contained
2 week ago
USN order USS Kearsarge and USS Oak Hill to reverse course and remain off Florida for Hurricane Irma relief instead of Hurricane Harvey relief
This is the long line for sandbags on Miami Beach. Stretches blocks and blocks2 week ago
This is the long line for sandbags on Miami Beach. Stretches blocks and blocks
2 week ago
Hurricane Irma "is bigger, faster and stronger than Hurricane Andrew," Florida Gov. Scott warns.
2 week ago
Senators Rubio, Nelson and officials in Miami-Dade give update on Hurricane Irma preparations
The wind and rain near Isla Verde, Puerto Rico. Power outages reported2 week ago
The wind and rain near Isla Verde, Puerto Rico. Power outages reported
Oregon State Police have identified a teenager they believe started the raging Eagle Creek Fire that has now merged with another fire, burning 20,000 acres and forcing hundreds of residents to evacuate. A 15-year-old male from Vancouver, Washington, is suspected of igniting the blaze2 week ago
Oregon State Police have identified a teenager they believe started the raging Eagle Creek Fire that has now merged with another fire, burning 20,000 acres and forcing hundreds of residents to evacuate. A 15-year-old male from Vancouver, Washington, is suspected of igniting the blaze
Photo: This is in the direction from Caguas to Guaynabo.2 week ago
Photo: This is in the direction from Caguas to Guaynabo.
#PierFire off Hwy 190 at Wishon, east of Springville (Tulare Co) is now 20,529 acres and 20% contained.2 week ago
#PierFire off Hwy 190 at Wishon, east of Springville (Tulare Co) is now 20,529 acres and 20% contained.
Famous Princess Juliana St. Maarten Airport hit by hurricane Irma2 week ago
Famous Princess Juliana St. Maarten Airport hit by hurricane Irma
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 158km SE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Some mandatory evacuations lifted for Alice Creek fire2 week ago
Some mandatory evacuations lifted for Alice Creek fire
Travel warning: @StateDept warns U.S. citizens to carefully reconsider travel to Cuba Haiti DominicanRepublic due to Hurricane Irma.2 week ago
Travel warning: @StateDept warns U.S. citizens to carefully reconsider travel to Cuba Haiti DominicanRepublic due to Hurricane Irma.
Another smoky morning on BassLake. #RailroadFire2 week ago
Another smoky morning on BassLake. #RailroadFire
5 packs per person at Academy Sports on Atlantic Blvd.2 week ago
5 packs per person at Academy Sports on Atlantic Blvd.
2 week ago
Radar X-21 shows the first rain bands of #HuracanIrma entering the east of Puerto Rico
Scenes coming in from St. Maarten2 week ago
Scenes coming in from St. Maarten
Storm surge from Irma has had a major effect on the Island of St-Martin, this image taken 55min ago from inside the eye wall2 week ago
Storm surge from Irma has had a major effect on the Island of St-Martin, this image taken 55min ago from inside the eye wall
The coastal area of ​​San Martin Island is devastated and flooded2 week ago
The coastal area of ​​San Martin Island is devastated and flooded
The eye of Irma just passed directly over the island of Anguilla2 week ago
The eye of Irma just passed directly over the island of Anguilla
2 week ago
A large flare reaching X7.9 was observed at 21:00 JST. X-ray intensity may be further strengthened.
#HuracanIrma struck San Martin Island early Wednesday morning. Captured from Maho Beach2 week ago
#HuracanIrma struck San Martin Island early Wednesday morning. Captured from Maho Beach
2 week ago
The eye of Hurricane Irma has passed over the Caribbean island of St. Martin; Irma remains a category 5 hurricane - NHC
Hurricane Irma remains a CAT 5 storm with  185 mph winds as it pounds St. Martin and Anguilla right now.2 week ago
Hurricane Irma remains a CAT 5 storm with 185 mph winds as it pounds St. Martin and Anguilla right now.
Images of #HurricaneIrma striking Saint Barth island2 week ago
Images of #HurricaneIrma striking Saint Barth island
Irma - images of Saint Barth2 week ago
Irma - images of Saint Barth
2 week ago
Irma has 'already caused major damage' on Caribbean islands: French minister
The Highway 200 Complex is burning at more than 9,633 acres along the Highway 200 corridor and sits at zero percent containment.2 week ago
The Highway 200 Complex is burning at more than 9,633 acres along the Highway 200 corridor and sits at zero percent containment.
2 week ago
Hurricane Irma hits French islands Saint-Barthelemy, Saint-Martin: weather office
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 53km E of Luganville, Vanuatu