COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Maria expected to be a hurricane Sunday
Description: Tropical Storm Maria continued to become stronger and better organized and is expected to become a hurricane as it heads toward islands battered by Irma. National Hurricane Center forecasters say Maria will likely intensify to a major Category 3 storm with sustained winds topping 125 as it nears the Lesser Antilles and the Virgin Islands. It could weaken slightly, but then regain strength as it approaches Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic. [Source: Miami Herald]
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Source: Miami Herald
Publish Date: 9/17/2017
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