Listen: Scientists upgrade last year's Hurricane Michael to Category 5
"Weather. News weather forecast. Have upgraded last fall's hurricane Michael from category. Four to category five and correspondent Clayton Neville reports. The hurricane the devastated. Parts of the Florida panhandle last year was responsible for sixteen deaths. Ths and about twenty five billion dollars in damage. The announcement by the National Oceanic and atmosphere administration makes Michael only the fourth hurricane on record to hit the US as a category. Five Noah says National Hurricane Center. Scientists conducted a detailed post storm analysis for the hurricane which made landfall near Mexico Beach, Florida last October, according to researchers the storms estimated intensity at landfall actually, five miles per hour faster than last year's estimate. Putting the storm just barely over the one hundred and fifty seven mile per hour threshold both categories four and five though considered"