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By Edition On Friday, September 8th, 2017
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Hurricane Jose gaining strength as it approaches Leeward Islands

FLORIDA - Hurricane Jose is a little stronger as it continues on a path towards the Leeward Islands. It’s now carrying maximum sustained winds near 90 miles per hour and the National Hurricane Centre (NHC) in More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
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Hurricane Irma’s first damages become clear

PHILIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD - The eye of hurricane Irma has passed over the Leeward Islands. The islands are now experiencing the second half of this major category five storm which has been named catastrophic. Due More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
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Irma barrels across the Caribbean

The fierce winds, surf, and rain are en route for a possible landfall in Florida at the weekend. MIAMI - Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century, is churning across islands in the More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017
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Hurricane Irma now strongest category, Dutch Government sends help to the Leeward Islands

THE HAGUE - The Caribbean islands of Saint Eustatius, Saba and Sint Maarten will receive assistance from the Dutch Government in preparation for Hurricane Irma. It has become a hurricane of category 5, the strongest More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017
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Hurricane Irma now extremely dangerous category 5

MIAMI - Reports from NOAA and US Air Force Hurricane Hunter aircraft indicate that Hurricane Irma continues to strengthen and maximum sustained winds have increased to near 175 mph (280 km/h) with higher gusts.  More...

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By Edition On Monday, September 4th, 2017
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Irma strengthens as it heads toward the Leeward Islands

MIAMI - Hurricane Irma strengthened to category 4 on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale on Monday and additional strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours as the centre of the storm moves towards the More...

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By Edition On Monday, September 4th, 2017
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St. Maarten under hurricane watch, business to continue as usual

PHILIPSBURG - Government offices, schools and businesses are to operate as normal today, Monday. Residents and businesses are urged by Prime Minister William Marlin to complete their storm preparations by Tuesday More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 1st, 2017
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Hurricane Irma holds steady at category 3 strength; Caribbean urged to be prepared just in case

FLORIDA - Hurricane Irma reached Category 3 strength late yesterday and continues to maintain maximum sustained winds near 110 miles per hour. And while disaster officials in the Leeward Islands say it’s still More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 31st, 2017
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Tropical Storm Irma forms in the Atlantic and interests in the Caribbean should keep an eye on it

FLORIDA - Tropical Storm Irma has made an appearance and residents of the Caribbean are being advised to track its progress because it could potentially threaten some islands next week. Earlier this week, the National More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Two tropical systems continue to threaten the Caribbean

MIAMI - An Air Force Reserve Unit Hurricane Hunter aircraft investigating the remnants of Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday found that the system still lacks a well-defined centre of circulation, and so far there More...