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Four Dangers Of Hurricane Harvey That May Not Be Obvious To The Public

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Coastal Texas is in line for a significant hurricane threat. Hurricane Harvey is in the western Gulf of Mexico, and our best weather models bring it directly to the central Texas by early Saturday. There are so many things that worry me about this storm, and many of them are not the obvious threats that the public may immediately think of with a potentially major (Category 3 or higher) hurricane bearing down on the United States. Herein, I discuss four of them.

NASA Goddard

Hurricane Amnesia: The hurricane was expected to make landfall near Corpus Christi late Friday or early Saturday as a major hurricane. As of Thursday afternoon, the National Hurricane Center was issuing the following key warnings about Hurricane Harvey, which rapidly strengthened Thursday morning,

Harvey has intensified rapidly, and is forecast to be a major hurricane at landfall, bringing life-threatening storm surge, rainfall, and wind…

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August 25, 2017 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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