All posts tagged "US National Hurricane Center"

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    Tropical Storm Isaac Reaches USA

    The states of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama and Florida have all declared states of emergency as Tropical Storm Isaac makes landfall. The storm has already caused havoc across the Caribbean, with at least six people killed in Haiti. Hundreds of flights in and out of Miami and the surrounding the region have...

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    NYC Airports Close as Hurricane Irene Heads North

    New York airports will be closed to incoming flights from noon today (US time) and airlines have cancelled up to 7,000 flights, as Hurricane Irene passes North Carolina and heads up the US east coast, threatening flooding and power outages, with emergencies declared from the Carolinas to the Canadian border. New York...

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    DFA Travel Advisory on Hurricane Irene

    The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade is advising against all non essential travel to southern parts of the Bahamas, as Hurricane Irene is due to pass near the islands. This will result in heavy rains and winds with gusts well over 100 miles per hour. There are also travel warnings out...