Maria hammers already-struggling economy — Puerto Rico

"This season has been an overachiever by almost every index", said Bob Henson, a meteorologist for Weather Underground, a forecasting service.

The eye of the storm left Puerto Rico Wednesday afternoon, and Maria is moving on a northwest projection at a speed of 12 miles per hour (19 kilometers per hour), according to the NHC.

What stands out is the combination of frequency and intensity. De Rosa's wife has family in Caguas, on the eastern side of the island.

Vionette Fernandez, a Puerto Rican accountant who lives in Miami, said that in addition to the loss of power, her biggest concerns were blocked roadways and limited access to drinking water after the storm.

He also works as a flight attendant, so he is working his airline connections and plans to take everything he collects down to the island in the coming weeks.

The warning comes Maria hit Puerto Rico as a category 4 hurricane, devastating the country and leaving over three million people without power after the storm caused catastrophic flash flooding.

Right now, I'm in San Juan. And the people will because they're strong.

Now they are coping with the reality that they've escaped into the middle of Hurricane Maria's angry path. An area of high pressure is located near Bermuda.

When asked what their current plan is, Perkins responded, "survive".

There were no immediate details from Delgado. So far, it did not look likely to threaten the continental United States. We actually are on the ocean - our room faces the ocean. It's pretty windy but there is no rain. Most of the island is without power.

The NHC said: "Little change in strength is forecast during the next 48 hours, and Maria is expected to remain a dangerous major hurricane through Friday".

Has this happened in Puerto Rico before? Edwin Melendez of Hunter College says it will be weeks before the human toll and the cost of the storm become clear. "Jose was instead 200 miles or so and the Outer Banks got blasted with rain and wind". Yeah, you said the trees were being ripped up, you can see out there. The fishing community near San Juan Bay was hit with a storm surge of more than 4 feet (1.2 meters), he said.

"The house is steady", Ramos told CNN. Many shops were already closed, she observed. Those who refused to evacuate were forcibly removed. It added damage to the island could be in the billions of dollars. A tropical storm warning was issued for Martinique, Antigua and Barbuda, Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Maarten and Anguilla. "A lot of stress can be involved", Neal said.

As of 2 p.m. ET, the Category 3 hurricane was 15 miles (20 kilometers) west of Arecibo, Puerto Rico - home to the world's second-largest radio telescope - and about 95 miles (155 km) east of Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. The usually blue green seas in many places are now a muddy brown from the earth swept down hillsides and into the water. "It didn't. And right up until landfall in the Florida Keys, the forecast was always adjusting Irma to the west. West, west, west".

MERCADER: I believe so. The.

It is then expected to pass offshore of the northeast coast of the Dominical Republic later today.

The head of French civil security, Jacques Witkowski, told reporters that it was too soon to say whether the French department of Guadaloupe had fared as well.

(Derechos de autor © 2015. Todos los derechos reservados.)

Hurricane Maria pounds Puerto Rico with flooding, damage (photos, video)
Of the two gas stations she passed, one was open. "Well, we've had bigger storms than this", he told reporters last week. Maria made landfall as a Category Four storm on the five-point Saffir-Simpson scale, packing winds of 150 mph (240 kph).

Bale: Madrid Booing Is Normal
It was his sixth goal in five league meetings at Anoeta and he has scored in all of his visits to Real Sociedad in La Liga . Rodrigues hit the strike on the volley, with the Real Madrid keeper allowing it to slither through his body.

Juve Boss Slams Team For Giving Messi Space
I can pick up a lot from him in terms of how he reads the play , how he thinks, how he sees the movement of his team-mates. It'll be an intense match", said Valverde. "You'll see that at the end of the season the results will come".

Barcelona News: Lionel Messi reveals Champions League goal with message to fans
Let us know in the comments section below. "He needs to be more relaxed in these games, as every now and then his head drops". The Barcelona talisman unleashed a thunderous strike from 25 yards out that crashed off the post.

European football: Wins for Real Madrid and PSG
Clearly, there's an issue between Neymar and Cavani that PSG boss Unai Emery must address before it gets out of hand. The league leaders then got the breakthrough when Lyon defender Marcelo scored an own goal in the 75th minute.

Dembele out for up to four months
The departure of Neymar to PSG in August saw the Catalan giants flail around the transfer market for a suitable replacement. They had lost both Supercup games, they had seen a big star (Neymar) leave, there was talk that they needed signings.

Detroit Lions vs New York Giants Game Recap
It's unclear whether Davis will be available for the Lions' Week 3 matchup versus the NFC Champion Atlanta Falcons. In the first half, the Giants were sending extra pass rushers fairly often and hitting the quarterback frequently.

Sprint Is the First to Offer a Free iPhone With Trade-In
The new smartphone gets features like bezel-less OLED display, facial-recognition, a new set of emojis as well as AR support. Industry watchers said the decline apparently followed the arrest of Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong.

Apple's iTunes removes iOS App Store from desktop version
The OS is also expected to bring some big software changes to the iPad , this includes more split-screen options. To work with NFC with any of the 5 newest iPhones , users will need an app like GoToTags to read and take action.

A season of peace making?
However, these direct actions did not last long, and an appeal to the Supreme Court did nothing to advance a solution. The Trump administration has been by and large vague about the potential establishment of a Palestinian state.

Samsung Galaxy S9 Concept Tops iPhone X
In all of these hypothetical and real cases, we're allowing one of life's few singular moments to become another killer feature. Benchmarks are synthetic tests that put a given device's SoC a squeeze to understand its capabilities (mainly speed).

Samsung Galaxy On Nxt Is Now Getting Android 7.0 Nougat
While the iPhone remained the most satisfying smartphone due to the user experience of its iOS operating system, about 41. Pricing for the flagship device, will start at USD 38.74 per month for 24 months on C Spire's Device Payment Plan.

Karim Benzema signs bumper contract extension with Real Madrid — La Liga
Real grew slowly into the game as Luka Modric fired into the side-netting, whilst Ronaldo's low drive was well-handled by Adan. The Catalans, who faced Eibar yesterday, sit top of the table and are four points ahead of Madrid , in fourth place.

10 things discovered while playing the Xbox One X — Video Games Preview
Do you wait and release a true next-gen console in a few years? Man, that makes an Xbox One X purchase hard to pass up. Microsoft really isn't trying to dupe you when it says the machine is the world's 'most powerful console'.

Paulo Dybala Talks Barcelona Link Amid Latest Rumours — Juventus Transfer News
When talking about the preview of the match, it is must to note Neymar's absence in Barcelona due to the transfer in this summer. After watching Barcelona outclass Juventus , Massimiliano Allegri said that it was Lionel Messi who made the difference.

Mas noticias

Mas noticias