Shortly after posting the footage of Mr Drake, Mr Brewer also posted a picture of a handheld anemometer with a wind speed reading of 117mph. More than 1.5million customers were without power Monday night in Georgia. Irma continues to weaken as it makes its center moves along Florida's northwestern coast. "It is time to take this storm seriously". Irma was forecast to cross the eastern Florida Panhandle and move into southern Georgia later in the day, dumping as much as 41 cm of ...
Since the North's sixth nuclear test , talk of redeploying tactical US nuclear weapons to the South has gained traction, especially following a weekend report citing a White House official saying Washington could consider such a deployment if Seoul makes a request.
New York State Teachers Retirement System purchased a new stake in shares of Pilgrim's Pride Corporation during the second quarter worth about $143,000. "This announcement is a positive development for Moy Park and all our colleagues employed across the business", said McCollum. Moy Park also topped the Ulster Business Top 100 Companies list with A&L Goodbody, this year.
University officials from IN and Florida International decided late Monday evening to cancel Saturday's football game IN Bloomington due to the impact of Hurricane Irma. IN and FIU plan to schedule a matchup in a future season at Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, according to the release. FIU said the game has "been deferred to a future date".
One of the organizers of the event, Ryon Edwards , of DeLand, said he couldn't believe some people actually thought the event was serious. Ryon said he hadn't expected to generate such a large response - and he didn't expect anybody to take the plan that seriously.
The massive storm measured more than 400 miles wide, and its winds reached 130 mph. Over six million homes and business in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and Alabama have been hit by power cuts as a result of storm Irma . More than 340,000 customers in Georgia had no electricity, Georgia Power said, and forecasters expect tropical storm-force winds and flash foods to hammer the state well into Tuesday, spurring creeks to rise, trees to topple and streets to flood.
Four additional youths, ranging from ages 2 to 7, in the vehicle were not injured, the CHP said. CHP reports a vehicle rolled into the center divider on the southbound lanes. Several lanes of State Route 60 in Riverside County were shut down in both directions for several hours following the crash around 3:30 a.m. Saturday.
WTSP has moved to a backup station in order to continue broadcasting from a safe location, and the out-of-town crews are staying in a hotel outside of the evacuation zone. While some coastal communities breathed a sigh of relief, people in Jacksonville faced flash flooding on Monday. "You will not survive all of this storm surge".
Father Uzhunnalil, who has been brought to Muscat , will reportedly fly down to his hometown of Kerala later today. Catholic priest Tom Uzhunnalil, who was abducted by the Islamic State in Yemen previous year, has been rescued, Union foreign minister Sushma Swaraj said on Tuesday.
O'Neil climbed on the hood of her auto to get a better look and found humor in her devastation. Editor's note: This is a developing story that is being constantly updated as the storm progresses. The storm surge could reach 6 feet, especially from late morning to mid-afternoon. Georgia Power spokeswoman Holly Crawford said Monday the areas with the most outages are Glynn and Chatham counties.
The perilous storm and the massive evacuation it sparked were reflected in an unusual scene in Florida early Monday, when the state's skies were empty of airliners. NY time , about 3.6 million were down. About 485,000 Georgia Power customers mostly in coastal and southern regions are without power . Florida Power & Light said in a press conference broadcast online Sunday that restoring electricity will be "one of the most complex" endeavors the utility's ever faced.
Michigan GOP Rep. Dave Trott announces retirement. Michigan's 11th District leans Republican, but even Republicans acknowledge it's possible for a Democrat to take it. "The people of the 11th have made it clear to me they want better leadership and someone who will fight back against the dysfunction in Washington and divisive attacks from President Trump", said Saad in a statement.
If the current track holds, the Midlands would get gusty winds , flash flooding, and most importantly, a risk of severe storms, including tornadoes . The highest wind will be felt in our southern counties (south of I-16) and along the Georgia and SC coast. There is a wind advisory for the area overnight.
Indian Americans in Atlanta, Georgia pooled in their resources to help several million people from Florida who were affected by Hurricane Irma that plummeted parts of the coastal state with wind speed of more than 100 miles per hour. "It quickly became clear that it was in the best interest of our players, coaches and fans to reschedule next week's Miami at Florida State game".
Still, the scope of damage in Florida and neighbouring states paled in comparison with the utter devastation left by Irma as a Category 5 hurricane, the rare top end of the scale of hurricane intensity, in parts of the Caribbean , where the storm killed almost 40 people - at least 10 of them in Cuba - before turning its fury on Florida.
Movement was to the west at 9 mph. More than 1.5million customers were without power Monday night in Georgia. More than 17,000 FPL workers, employees of other utilities and contractors from 30 states will work on power restoration. Irma left millions of people in Florida without power . A Colorado native and her family decided not to evacuate and stayed in their South Miami home as the worst of the storm passed over.
The meteorological service added that " Winds will be at their strongest in exposed coastal areas ". Powerful winds threaten damage to trees and buildings with gusts in some parts strong enough to knock out power supplies. Highest temperatures are expected to be between 14 and 16 degrees. The weather warning follows a similar alert for five other counties in the northwest yesterday.
More to follow. This is a breaking news story and will be updated regularly as new information and developments become available . Three men, including two serving soldiers, have been charged by British police with terrorism offences, including belonging to a banned far-right group.
If the postal survey finds most Australians want gay marriage, the parliament will vote by December on legislation to lift the prohibition. Mr Turnbull made a surprise appearance and speech at the launch of the New South Wales Yes campaign.
After the two devastating hurricanes that have plagued Texas and Florida coast, everyone's attention is turning back to the Atlantic to watch Hurricane Jose . Jose won't lose much intensity during this loop to nowhere, as the storm will have plenty of warm water for fuel. Hurricane Jose is now travelling in a clockwise circle, but could go north later in the week.
Togolese President Faure Gnassingbé "thanked and praised the prime minister for his determination to strengthen the cooperation between his country and Israel, as well as for his personal engagement to guarantee the initiative to hold the summit", the Foreign Ministry said.
The case was listed as "Naruto v David Slater" but the identity of the monkey had also been in dispute, with Peta claiming it is a female called Naruto and Mr Slater saying it is a different male macaque. Naruto's case sparked a massive global discussion about the need to extend fundamental rights to animals for their own sake-not in relation to the ways in which they can be exploited by humans.
As all this is happening, meteorologists are nervously watching a newly formed disturbance in the east Atlantic that has a 30 percent chance of developing into a cyclonic storm in the next 48 hours. The storm headed north on Monday towards Gainesville and Tallahassee, taking risky wind gusts with it, ABC News reported . "The low is likely to dissipate by Tuesday evening".
Hurricane Irma remains a risky Category 2 hurricane despite weakening a bit more to 100 miles per hour (160 kph). Though the centre is expected to miss Miami, the metro area will still get pounded with life-threatening hurricane winds, Mr Feltgen said.
Many of those remaining on the island tried to escape before flights shut down ahead of the storm. An estimated 95 percent of all buildings in Barbuda have been destroyed. Martin when Irma hit, told CBSN she "honestly doesn't know" when she can get off the island. Several Americans interviewed by ABC News upon their arrival in San Juan, Puerto Rico described a desperate situation on St.
Coast Guard to view damage from Irma in the Florida Keys . President Donald Trump later approved the request . Almost 6 million customers are now without electricity , comprising about 30 percent of Florida's total population, according to the 2016 U.S.
Whether those provisions would remain in any resolution put to a vote Monday remained to be seen. There is new political language in the final draft urging "further work to reduce tensions so as to advance the prospects for a comprehensive settlement" and underscoring "the imperative of achieving the goal of complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula in a peaceful manner".
Saudi human rights group AIQST reported that Sheikh Ouda was arrested on Saturday night for posting a tweet supporting of mediation to settle dispute between Saudi Arabia and Qatar. "May God harmonise between their hearts for the good of their people", Ouda said on Twitter after a report of a telephone call between Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to discuss ways to resolve the rift which began in June.
The Global Forecast System (GFS) model, a global model run by NOAA, shows the center of the low pushing up the west coast of Florida, later pushing into Georgia and into western Tennessee and Kentucky before dissipating, possibly producing enough instability here in Northeast Ohio for some scattered showers and storms.
An apparent tornado spun off by Irma destroyed six mobile homes in Palm Bay, hundreds of miles away along the state's Atlantic coast. More than 3.3 million homes and businesses - and counting - have lost power in Florida as Hurricane Irma moves up the peninsula.