Hirunews Logo
Tropical+Storm+Hermine+has+strengthened+into+a+hurricane
Friday, 02 September 2016 - 6:57
Tropical Storm Hermine has strengthened into a hurricane
2,372

Views

Hermine is expected to make landfall in Florida around midnight on Thursday night, the first hurricane to hit the state since 2005.

Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for 51 counties as residents braced for the dangerous storm.

Wind gusts reached 70mph (110kmph) on Thursday, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
559 Views
397 Views
5,396 Views
8,860 Views
25 Views
13,486 Views
Top