Florence becomes first major storm of Atlantic hurricane season
05 September, 2018, 17:11 | Author: Ann Santiago
The storm's strong winds have knocked out power in the Florida Panhandle and southern Alabama, leaving at least 30,000 people in the dark, several utility companies said.
Under its current track, the storm could move into the lower Mississippi Valley by Tuesday night and make landfall on the northern Gulf Coast later in the evening, forecasters said. That's also about 70 miles south of Mobile, Alabama.
While Gordon is expected to weaken rapidly as it continues moving inland, authorities across the Gulf Coast and Florida Panhandle are warning residents about widespread flooding and the possibility of a tornado. The Escambia County Sheriff's office posted on its Facebook page that responding deputies discovered the child had been killed.
At least one death has been attributed to the storm; an oak tree fell on a mobile home in Pensacola, Florida - where the wind was gusting around 61 miles per hour (98 kph) - reportedly killing a child. Crews were already restoring electricity early Wednesday in the wake of the storm.
"I just hope I don't have to throw out everything in my refrigerator when I get home", he said.
Driftwood and other debris on the causeway made for hazardous driving early Wednesday to nearby Dauphin Island, where streets were submerged in seawater overnight. Siding was peeled off some houses, but Mayor Jeff Collier said "for the most part, we did OK".
"The deepest water will occur along the immediate coast near and to the east of the landfall location, where the surge will be accompanied by large waves", the center said. It wasn't almost as bad as when Nate, the last hurricane to strike the USA, came ashore last October in nearby Biloxi, Mississippi.
Governors in Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana all declared states of emergency to better mobilize state resources and National Guard troops for the storm.
Airlines including Delta, Southwest and Frontier warned that delays and flight cancellations were possible at airports near the Gulf Coast because of the storm, and that they may waive fees for itinerary changes.
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A forecast track by the NHC shows the storm eventually heading into the central Atlantic by Monday. "Now is the time to get your plans all set", he said.
The company's stock has surged more than 70 percent since January, outperforming Apple, which has gained more than 30 percent. Amazon shares were last up 1.1 per cent at $2,035.69, pulling back slightly from the milestone level of $2050.2677.
Scaffolding of a building being demolished, collapse, following a powerful typhoon in Osaka, western Japan, Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018. Typhoon Jebi will cross the Sea of Japan on Tuesday night and fade into an extratropical cyclone on Wednesday.
Some Republican lawmakers have predicted Trump would replace Sessions, a former USA senator, after the November 6 elections. Justice Department lawyers have previously said Rosenstein is aware of the scope and activities of Mueller's investigation.
Underwood told GMA's Michael Strahan that he's looking forward to "being engaged and getting married shortly after that". And though Colton is clearly having second thoughts about dating Tia , that sentiment does not appear to be requited.
Sen Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) tweeted that Trump was "looking to use the Department of Justice to settle political scores". His comments came a day after Trump railed against Sessions for investigations into a pair of Republican congressmen.
Samsung also previewed a new voice-assisted speaker, the Galaxy Home , using its homegrown digital assistant, Bixby. Samsung is said to be working on three different models of the Galaxy S10 , according to an earlier ETNews report .
His next assignment is a rematch of June's French Open final, in which he crushed Thiem in straight sets to win his 17th major. Australian tennis player John Millman , now ranked 55th in the world, just knocked Roger Federer out of the US Open .
In one instance, members read from an email in which Steele wrote to Ohr that he wanted to discuss something with him informally. At the time of the 2016 presidential election, he was a high-ranking official in the deputy attorney general's office.
As the wave crosses South Florida and enters the Gulf of Mexico on Labor Day, it will be in a better environment for development. But Chris and Beryl maintained hurricane strength for just 3.25 days, when the average for this time in the season is six days.
They say any alleged sex crime involving an adult that occurred in 1992 would fall outside of California's statute of limitations. He was dropped past year from the Netflix television series House of Cards and erased from the film All the Money in the World .
PM Khan said none of his cabinet members was appointed permanently and could be shuffled on the basis of performance. Imran Khan said a permanent mechanism should be evolved to streamline the entire operations of Zaireen in future.
Addressing leaders in Beijing's Great Hall of the People, Mr Xi said the $60bn would be made up of both aid and loans. Dudley McKinley Thomas, the staff at the Embassy, and the leadership of the Liberian and student community in China.
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Congress bids farewell to Sen. John McCain
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