NASA Satellite Photos Show How Hurricane Irma Devastated The Caribbean

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Most current updates: The Threat level(s) tab was updated - Hurricane Irma. Strong winds and heavy rain also lashed the Dominican Republic, Haiti and the low-lying Turks and Caicos Islands Thursday into Friday. The Turks and Caicos' capital island of Grand Turk suffered "very a bit of harm," which includes to element of a hospital's roof, Gov. John Freeman told CNN on Friday.

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Men and women queue at a supermarket as they acquire goods as component of preparations ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Irma on Sept. five, 2017, in the French overseas island of Guadeloupe. Irma picked up strength and has turn into an "incredibly dangerous" Category Five hurricane as it approached the Caribbean on September five, the Miami-based National Hurricane Center reported. The monster hurricane, the most potent of the five-level Saffir-Simpson scale, is about 270 miles east of the island of Antigua packing maximum sustained winds of 175 miles (280 kilometers) per hour.

El vuelo por tanto tuvo el tiempo perfecto para salir y hasta encontrar cielos despejados buena parte del tiempo. A lo sumo, y aunque parezca mentira por la imagen, solo sufrió lluvias y mayor oscuridad por el temporal durante unos 15 minutos. Nada que uno no pueda obviar con unos buenos cascos y echando una cabezadita entre película y película aérea.

The storm carved out a path of devastation, leaving a trail of in depth harm in little islands hurricane irma and jose like St. Martin/St. Maarten, the British territories of Barbuda and Anguilla, the British Virgin Islands, the US Virgin Islands, and the Turks and Caicos.

The Caribbean has been devestated by the strongest hurricane on record, hurricane Irma gave no mercy to numerous tiny islands all through the Caribbean.
Islands such as Barbuda, St. Thomas, St. John, Culebra and other individuals had almost 100% lost of infrastructure and quite a few individuals lost their residences and every little thing they owned due to the 180 mile per hour winds.
A lot of individuals in the boating community lost their boats and everything that they owned as well. Their boats dualed as their residences in a lot of circumstances.
We have been informed that dozens of people in the Caribbean lost their lives, which includes a 15 year old boy, who perished even though trying to save his younger siblings.

Regan stated there have been reports of somebody walking the eight mountainous miles from Coral Bay to Cruz Bay to check on neighbors, given that roads are impassable. When her friends produced the drive from one particular side of the island to the other, Regan mentioned it took 4 hours due to debris in the road.