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How To Protect Miami Zoo Animals While Hurricane Irma Strikes

How To Protect Miami Zoo Animals While Hurricane Irma Strikes

The zoo also said they would be stocking up on additional food and water for the animals, keeping those species that can be risky in "secure night houses" made of poured concrete and welded metal, similar to what the zoo did during Hurricane Andrew 25 years ago.


50 million affected in Mexico Earthquake: Three days mourning declared

50 million affected in Mexico Earthquake: Three days mourning declared

The Guardian reports initial tsunami waves could reach the cities of Puerto Madero, Acapulco and Lazaro Cardenas. While President Yameen had wished the ongoing relief efforts success, the Mexican government reported that at least 61 people have been killed in the disaster.


S Korea braces for possible missile test

S Korea braces for possible missile test

Just days before its sixth nuclear test, North Korea launched an intermediate-range ballistic missile that crossed Japan before landing in the northern Pacific Ocean. Even as Trump has insisted that now is not the time to talk, senior members of his administration have made clear that the door to a diplomatic solution is open, especially given the usa assessment that any pre-emptive strike would unleash massive North Korean retaliation.


World Bank offers support to respond to Hurricane Irma

World Bank offers support to respond to Hurricane Irma

On the forecast track, the core of Irma will continue to move near the north coast of Cuba during the next few hours, and will reach the Florida Keys Sunday morning. As Hurricane Irma continued its devastating run in the Caribbean , Cuba evacuated dolphins held in a dolphinarium in the north of the country, where Irma made landfall Friday night.


Hurricane Irma's Track Shifts West Again Slightly

Hurricane Irma's Track Shifts West Again Slightly

While Irma won't directly strike our state, it could cause some hazardous conditions in SC early next week. The Sheriff's Office reports that as of 11 a.m. The governor also said people should be considerate with fuel consumption and take only what they need. Irma's track shifted late Friday and early Saturday.



President Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate closes ahead of Hurricane Irma

Storm surge warnings cover both coasts along the state's tip. "We lost a lot of the vegetation that gave Mar-a-Lago its character", Trump told the Palm Beach Post after Hurricane Frances, which hit in August 2004. That's why, during a hurricane, you'll always see me here. On those barrier islands, some of the country's most expensive real estate sits on a narrow spit of land, with sometimes just a few hundred feet of terra firma separating the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway.