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Cuba blasted as Hurricane Irma tears through Caribbean – CNN

Sep 09, 2017 · Packing life-threatening winds, provoking massive storm surge and causing a host of rainfall dangers, Hurricane Irma slammed northern Cuba on …

Hurricane Irma slams into Cuba Video – ABC News

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Sep 09, 2017 · Irma, a Category 5 hurricane when it hit Cuba, has left a path of destruction across the Caribbean.

Hurricane Irma Cuba: Projected Path & Forecast |

Hurricane Irma Cuba: Projected Path & Forecast. The latest projections from the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration show the storm reaching the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico by Wednesday morning. It could reach Cuba by 8 a.m. Friday morning, with parts of the storm covering Cuba throughout the rest of the weekend.

Cuba prepares for destructive power of Hurricane Irma

Cuba prepares for destructive power of Hurricane Irma. The Civil Defense, run by a general and the military, jumps into action to evacuate people and animals from low-lying areas, to move food supplies to higher ground, harvest crops quickly and distribute the monthly food rations to …

Founded: Sep 18, 1927

Hurricane Irma slams Cuban coast ahead of turn to Florida

The NHC said Saturday morning that the storm had weakened over Cuba. The center says the center of the storm is expected to turn north sometime late Saturday and arrive in the Florida Keys Sunday morning. Hurricane Irma made landfall on the northern coast of Cuba on Sept. 8.

Founded: Sep 18, 1927

Cuba took a direct hit from Hurricane Irma — and may have

Hurricane Irma killed at least 10 people during the 72 hours that it battered Cuba, damaging nearly every region of the island nation and leaving parts of Havana’s picturesque historic district

Hurricane Irma and Cuba – Cuba Forum – TripAdvisor

Sep 06, 2017 · Re: Hurricane Irma and Cuba Sep 6, 2017, 7:08 AM I am on the same boat 🙂 but me and my wife are defiantly going. staying in Air bnb in havana 07th to 11th and airbnb in Cienfuegos 11th to 14th (day trip to trinadad and santa clara), Melia Las Americas 14th to 17th – non cancelable, KLM flight seems to be running with minor delays.

Cuba’s crumbling infrastructure no match for might of Irma

Cuba’s crumbling infrastructure no match for might of Irma. Tonnes of extra flour were distributed to state bakeries in the days before the hurricane struck. Authorities cut gas and electricity before storm hit, but bakers in Havana’s Vedado district worked through the night, using a petrol generator and sometimes even firewood to keep production going.

Hurricane Irma tops Havana’s seawall, floods capital as

Hurricane Irma ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of miles of coastline as it raked Cuba after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean.

Hurricane Irma – Wikipedia

Hurricane Irma affected multiple states in the South, especially Florida. Except the Florida Keys, the total damage Irma caused was not as great as government officials and forecasters had warned. Hurricane Irma weakened after making landfall in Cuba, but strengthened back into a …

Damage: $64.76 billion (2017 USD), (Fifth-costliest tropical cyclone on record)

Irma Slams Cuba as Florida Braces for Hurricane’s Arrival

Hurricane Irma continued Saturday to unleash powerful wind and heavy rain on the northern coast of Cuba as it churned toward Florida after killing at least 22 people and inflicting catastrophic

Hurricane Irma: Cuba sees devastation from massive storm

Sep 10, 2017 · Hurricane Irma barreled through swaths of northern Cuba this weekend on its march toward Florida, ripping off roofs, knocking down power lines …

Hurricane Irma: Cuba hit with strong winds and heavy rain

Hurricane Irma is lashing Cuba with strong winds and heavy rain after devastating several Caribbean islands. The hurricane made landfall on the Camaguey Archipelago, in Cuba’s north-east, as a category five storm but has now weakened to a category three. The Bahamas have largely been spared.