Hurricane Florence has strengthened into a major Category 4 hurricane with maximum sustained winds at 130 miles per hour with higher gusts as of 5 p.m.
While Northwest Florida was expected to feel relatively minimal effects from the storm, areas along the coast from Santa Rosa to Walton Counties were bracing for stronger-than-average winds and heavy rains throughout the day and into Tuesday night.
Overnight, Tropical Storm Gordon hit the Gulf Coast, dumping rain and powerful winds of 70 miles per hour on three states, spawning tornadoes and kicking up heavy surf in its wake.
Governors in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama declared a state of emergency, while companies cut 9 per cent of US Gulf of Mexico oil and gas production.
Other major oil producers, including ConocoPhillips, BP Plc and Royal Dutch Shell Plc, said they continued to operate and were monitoring conditions. But it's the last day of heat and humidity before cooler, less humid air returns Friday into this weekend.
Moderate to heavy flooding could be seen on roadways on Dauphin Island, Alabama and along coastal Alabama, along with a few toppled trees, according to video reports by WKRG in Mobile, Alabama. Still, the southeastern part of the state remains under a tropical storm warning and residents need to be prepared for the storm to shift west, Edwards said.
"As we've seen in the past, Pensacola's experienced numerous tropical systems over the course of the last ten years", says Cullen. "Now is the time to get your plans all set", director Ken Graham said.
200 members of the National Guard were readied in Louisiana to prepare for the storm, which ended up mostly staying away from the state but still caused inundation through storm surges.
MS shut down a dozen Gulf Coast casinos, while workers on at least 54 oil and gas production platforms were evacuated.
But what Trump's going for here is headlines saying he won ... and too many US media outlets will probably give him that. "We'll start negotiating with Canada relatively soon, they want to negotiate very badly", Trump said.
The players, they show every supporter we want and can do the second half going forward with balance, and win the match. Of course, we need to add points but in each game we have improved a little bit more.
It appeared to contradict USA police by adding authorities found no evidence of misconduct and released Liu to continue his trip. In 2015, a model said she was sexually assaulted by a man after they had partied at Liu's Australian penthouse.
The storm is located 315 miles south of Kailua and Kona in Hawaii and about 460 miles south-southeast of Honolulu, the capital. Sandbags are seen near a stairway at the west end of the Sheraton Waikiki hotel in Honolulu in preparation for Hurricane Lane.
Musk further claimed that he had the " funding secured " to take the company private, an act that would cost up to $70 billion. He said the 420-dollar buyout price would only be used to pay shareholders who chose to leave the company if it goes private.
Trump's about-face came after he found himself mired in controversy over his rather conspicuous failure to pay tribute to Mr. Possible appointees whose names circulate among Arizona politicos include McCain's widow, Cindy McCain, former U.S.
Military personnel, unlike civilian federal employees, are still due for a pay increase valued at 2.6 percent, CNBC reports . The plan also called for revising policies that make it hard to discipline and fire federal employees.
Pep Guardiola's City dazzled against the only side to stop them scoring at the Etihad Stadium in the league last season. Eduardo SALVIO and Franco CERVI who are both called-up for Argentina's friendly matches next month started for Benfica.
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