‚Dangerous’ hurricane heads for Mexico

‚Dangerous’ hurricane heads for Mexico

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A satellite image shows Hurricane Willa off Mexico’s Pacific coast Mexico has issued an alert for parts of its Pacific seaboard as it prepares for the „life-threatening” Hurricane Willa. Willa is expected to make landfall on Mexico’s south-western coast later on Tuesday and is „potentially catastrophic”, forecasters say. Currently…

Hurricane Michael: Devastating photos show how Tyndall Air Force base and its F-22 Raptors got rocked

Hurricane Michael: Devastating photos show how Tyndall Air Force base and its F-22 Raptors got rocked

Hurricane Michael ripped through the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday, killing at least four people in the state and causing severe damage. The Category 4 storm also rocked Tyndall Air Force Base near Panama City, Florida, likely damaging several aircraft, possibly even the US Air Force’s prized F-22 Raptors. „A number of aircraft were left behind…

US hurricane like ‚mother of all bombs’

US hurricane like ‚mother of all bombs’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAerial footage shows the destruction in Mexico Beach, FloridaHurricane Michael has all but rubbed a Florida beach town off the map after landing like the „mother of all bombs”. The storm smashed into the state’s north-west coast near the community of Mexico Beach on Wednesday afternoon packing…

Hurricane Michael just made landfall as the strongest storm to hit the US since 1969 — more intense than Hurricanes Andrew or Katrina

Hurricane Michael just made landfall as the strongest storm to hit the US since 1969 — more intense than Hurricanes Andrew or Katrina

Hurricane Michael weakened to a tropical storm early Thursday morning while churning across central Georgia with maximum sustained winds of about 60 mph. Hours earlier, it made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane near Mexico Beach, Florida. Storm flooding leveled off along the Gulf Coast as of 2 a.m. ET, the National Hurricane Center said.…

‚Monstrous’ hurricane set to hit Florida

‚Monstrous’ hurricane set to hit Florida

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHurricane Michael as seen from spaceHurricane Michael – a category four storm with winds reaching 155mph (250km/h) – has made landfall in Florida’s north-west Panhandle region. According to the National Hurricane Center, the eye of the storm touched land near Mexico Beach, Florida on Tuesday afternoon. Hundreds…

‚Monstrous’ Hurricane Michael strengthens

‚Monstrous’ Hurricane Michael strengthens

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHurricane Michael may reach category three strength before it arrives in FloridaHurricane Michael has strengthened to a category two storm, with winds topping 100mph (155km/h) as it churns towards the Florida coast. The storm is expected to reach category three before making landfall on Wednesday. Florida Governor…

Hurricane Florence is close to hitting Category 5 as it surges towards the East Coast of the US

Hurricane Florence is close to hitting Category 5 as it surges towards the East Coast of the US

Hurricane Florence is forecast to hit the US East Coast later this week, by which point the storm is expected to be the size of North Carolina. The hurricane was carrying sustained winds of 130 mph as of 11 a.m. ET on Tuesday, according to the National Hurricane Center. „As it approaches North Carolina, Hurricane…