NASA launch of moon rocket delayed again by tropical weather


The hurricane forecast for Florida forces NASA to delay its moon rocket launch again NASA was aiming for an Artemis launch from the Kennedy Space Center Monday But now says it's pushing that back to Wednesday at the earliest because of Nicole threatening to hit Florida's east coast around midnight as a hurricane Evacuations are underway in the national hurricane center's John angelos says warnings are in effect from Boca Raton to a round Daytona Beach Strong tropical storm category one hurricanes expected to be the landfall intensity and up there near the cape canaveral area the hurricane conditions are possible Fuel leaks have kept the rocket grounded since August then hurricane Ian forced it back to the hangar It's now back on the launch pad NASA said the rocket is designed to withstand heavy rains and high wind I'm Julie Walker

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