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2005-07-15 23:17:43

By Horace Helps KINGSTON, Jamaica (Reuters) - Jamaica evacuated its old pirate town, Port Royal, and other flood-prone coastal areas on Friday as Hurricane Emily drew closer, the second hurricane to threaten the Caribbean island in 10 days.

2005-07-15 16:18:39

By Horace Helps KINGSTON, Jamaica (Reuters) - Jamaica evacuated its old pirate town, Port Royal, and other flood-prone coastal areas on Friday as Hurricane Emily drew closer, the second hurricane to threaten the Caribbean island in 10 days.

2005-07-15 10:40:00

By Horace Helps KINGSTON, Jamaica (Reuters) - For the second time in 10 days, Jamaica battened down on Friday for a strong hurricane as Emily raced across the Caribbean Sea and revved up into a threatening 125 mph (200 kph) storm.

2005-07-15 10:27:54

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hurricane Emily weakened a little but is still a dangerous storm churning toward the central Caribbean Sea and Jamaica with maximum sustained winds near 125 miles per hour, the U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said in an advisory on Friday.

2005-07-15 07:28:28

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Dangerous Hurricane Emily, a powerful Category 4 storm, kept churning toward the central Caribbean Sea and Jamaica with maximum sustained winds of nearly 135 miles per hour, the U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said in an advisory on Friday.

2005-07-15 07:15:29

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hurricane Emily increased to a powerful Category 4 storm a it churned toward the central Caribbean Sea and Jamaica with maximum sustained winds near 135 miles per hour, the U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said Friday. As of 5 a.m.

2005-07-14 16:46:12

By Linda Hutchinson-Jafar PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (Reuters) - Growing Hurricane Emily battered houses and flooded roads in Grenada and Trinidad and Tobago on Thursday as it streaked into the southeastern Caribbean Sea with 100 mph (160 kph) winds.

2005-07-14 10:09:25

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (Reuters) - Two houses collapsed and a dozen lost roofs as Hurricane Emily ripped past Trinidad and Tobago on Thursday, where it flooded roads, toppled trees and knocked out power.

2005-07-13 22:45:34

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (Reuters) - The fifth storm of the Atlantic hurricane season grew into a hurricane on Wednesday as it churned through the Windward Islands of the eastern Caribbean. Emily's sustained winds hit 90 mph (144 kph) as it approached Grenada and St.

2005-07-13 11:15:35

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (Reuters) - Barbados prepared for a close encounter with Tropical Storm Emily on Wednesday as residents stocked up on supplies and the government opened emergency shelters and closed offices.


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Location A: This is known as the Eye or the center of the Hurricane/Typhoon/Cyclone. This region is highlighted by the potential for calm winds and also the fact that it’s possible to see the sun or moon during the night. It also gives people false sense that the storm may be done, when in fact it is only at the half way point. Location B: This region is known as feeder bands that outline the center of the storm. In this region you will see very strong winds and also tornadoes and heavy...

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