Florida Man Parks Car In Kitchen To Protect From Hurricane Dorian
Florida Man Parks Car In Kitchen To Protect From Hurricane Dorian
Potential wind speeds vary in this graph from the National Weather Service for the approaching Hurricane Dorian Tuesday night. National Weather Service
04 September, 2019, 12:45
At one point, the storm was moving as slow as one mile per hour, dumping rain on the islands and blasting them with high winds while refusing to move on.
The exact toll of the devastation in the Bahamas will not be clear until the storm passes and rescue crews can get on the ground.
Rolle said she isn't sure where to even start rebuilding with so many still in need of lifesaving help.
Its winds have died down but still considered unsafe at 175 kph.
Minnis on Monday put the death toll at seven, with more deaths expected. "I think people know the drill and have places set up to stay". United Nations officials said more than 60,000 people on the hard-hit islands will need food, and the Red Cross said some 62,000 will need clean drinking water.
Hurricane Dorian has been downgraded to a Category 2 storm with sustained winds of 110 miles per hour, but southeastern US states are still expecting risky weather.
Dorian was expected to hit Florida with hurricane conditions overnight, before bringing its powerful winds and unsafe surf along the coasts of Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina by late Thursday.
It pounded the northern islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama with winds up to 295 kilometres per hour and torrential rain before finally moving into open waters on Tuesday (local time) on a course for the USA state of Florida. While the threat of a direct hit on Florida had all but evaporated, Dorian was expected to pass dangerously close to Georgia and SC - and perhaps strike North Carolina - on Thursday or Friday.
The storm was causing havoc for travellers on Florida's east coast, where some airports and petrol stations were closed.
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The International Red Cross fears 45% of homes on Grand Bahama and the Abacos - some 13,000 properties - have been severely damaged or destroyed.
It said on Twitter that reopening would depend on the progress of the storm.
At the time, the storm had been stalled over Grand Bahama Island and its neighbors for a full day.
The US Coast Guard airlifted at least 21 people injured on Abaco. The airport on Grand Bahama was on Tuesday said to be under 6ft (1.8m) of water.
"We are hoping and praying that the loss of life is limited", he said.
Hurricane Dorian has left much of tourism-dependent Bahamas in ruins and relief officials on Tuesday were preparing for an unfolding humanitarian crisis with the scale of the catastrophe only beginning to emerge.
Volunteer rescuers have used jet skis and boats to reach some people as choppy floodwaters reached roofs and the tops of palm trees.
Dorian, which killed one person in Puerto Rico before bashing into the Bahamas on Sunday, is tied for the second-strongest Atlantic storm to make landfall with Gilbert (1988), Wilma (2005) and the 1935 Labor Day hurricane.
A hurricane watch was in effect for Florida's East Coast from Deerfield Beach north to South Santee River in SC . Most of the other badly hit island - Grand Bahama, home to about 50,000 people - has still to be reached.
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He said crews were trying to airlift five to seven kidney failure patients from Abaco who had not received dialysis since Friday. The extent of flooding caused by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has been highlighted by a video of a major airport underwater.
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