COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Hurricane Matthew roars to Category 4 as it barrels toward Florida
Description: Hurricane Matthew strengthened to an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 hurricane as it barreled toward a landfall on the Florida coast, bringing the threat of deadly winds and storm surges along a 550-mile stretch from Miami to South Carolina. With Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina under states of emergency, Florida Gov. Rick Scott issued a blunt warning to his 1.5 million coastal residents: "This storm will kill you." [Source: USA Today]
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Source: USA Today
Publish Date: 10/6/2016
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