Georgia is bracing for potentially far-flung impacts from Hurricane Irma, which forecasters say could swamp the coast with storm surge near Savannah and topple trees and power lines in Atlanta. And Hurricane Katia will likely make landfall on Saturday in Mexico, USA Today reported.
Irma is tied with the 1932 Cuba hurricane for the longest time spent as a Category 5 hurricane.. People in coastal parts of Florida and the Keys are evacuating in preparation. Jose has winds of 75 miles per hour (120 kph) and is quickly strengthening, but poses no immediate threat to land.
Hurricane Katia is stationary in the southern Gulf of Mexico, the National Hurricane Center said Thursday morning (Sept. 7). The estimated minimum central pressure is 977 millibars.
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It is the first time three active hurricanes have formed at the same time in the Atlantic region since 2010, according to meteorologists.
Irma beat Hurricane Ike for having the most hurricane days..
NASA have released this remarkable satellite image of hurricanes Katia, Irma and Jose in the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico. Storms of Category 3 and above are defined as major hurricanes.
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This breaks the old record set by Hurricane Allen in 1980.
Travel to and from St. Martin and St. Bart was halted on Saturday with Jose closing in, while hurricane warnings put in place for Barbuda and Anguilla. The National Hurricane Center says Irma made landfall on the Camaguey Archipelago of Cuba late Friday and has maximum sustained winds of 160 miles per hour. Before Irma, the Okeechobee Hurricane (in 1928) and Hurricane David (1979) were the strongest to hit the area with winds of 160 miles per hour.
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Logano asked rhetorically. "Yes". "I'm not overly anxious , I mean, it will either work out for us or it won't", he said. On the other hand, that victory, and its aftermath, are the cause of his current angst.