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"abaco island" Discussed on WTOP

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"abaco island" Discussed on WTOP

"On NBC's tonight show that he's now interested in buying the Ottawa senators. See, that's how major transactions happen. You go on the tide show now. I thought it was Twitter. Dave Johnson. Tell me sports. The top stories we're following this morning on WTO P, Democrats have defined expectations, winning some competitive races. John fetterman flipped a Republican held Senate seat in Pennsylvania to defeating celebrity doctor Republican men at Oz, and in Georgia democratic incumbent Raphael Warnock is slightly ahead of Republican opponent Herschel Walker with 98% of the vote counted. If none of them secure at least 50% of the vote, there will be a runoff on December 6th. In one of Virginia's U.S. House races, democratic incumbent Abigail spanberger defeated Republican challenger yes le Vega, a Prince William county supervisor, Vega, has yet to concede. And in Maryland Democrat Wes Moore was elected governor, easily defeating Republican Dan Cox, Moore became the first black person elected governor of the deep blue state, which has been governed by a Republican for the past 8 years, and muriel Bowser becomes only the second person to secure three consecutive terms as D.C. mayor. Stay with WTO for more on these stories and just minutes. Voters in Michigan have approved to measure that makes the right to an abortion part of the state constitution now joining California and Vermont in doing so. And anti abortion measure that was on the ballot in Kentucky has not yet been called the measures all appeared on the ballots just months after the Supreme Court overturned ovi way to eliminating the constitutional right to an abortion that had been guaranteed for 50 years. The ruling has led to near total bans in a dozen states. It's 7 18. Traffic and weather on the 8s, back to Jack now in the traffic center. Lanes are open in Maryland I've been Frederick we'd had some Bay Area slow traffic as you run 15 south headed down toward moderate avenue that crash has been moved over onto the right shoulder. The rest of the ride south you're good into Frederick. If you're onto two 70, the brake lights begin in urbana, headed off and on into Hyatt's town, then Germantown, south toward Montgomery village avenue, still remains heavy into Rockville with a lot of volume, but really more gas than break. You'll definitely slow on the southbound spur though near democracy boulevard. You're going to find 95 southbound delays begin at the ICC, headed down to the wreck that's near the ramp to the inner loop of the beltway. Route four near three O one and upper marble, a report of Iraq, you're going to find we'd had slow traffic on 29, nothing out of the ordinary just a lot of volume, leaving fairland down through white oak headed toward the beltway. Inner loop south of town, your lineup begins to branch avenue down toward the Wilson bridge. There was a wreck in the through lanes after two ten, hoping that's been moved to the shoulder. That is the case in Virginia, leaving Springfield north on three 95 the wreck near seminary road after duke was moved over onto the right shoulder. Lanes are once again open and the delays are easing on the George, Washington Parkway headed south after the overlooks, there'd been some activity, 29 in warrenton, southbound, near old Alexandria turnpike, you're going to be under direction around that crash. 66 looking good at a Gainesville headed east, the rack at the Prince William Parkway was moved over onto the shoulder, then a little heavy traffic in manassas. And after the fairfax county park, we headed out toward 50, running on the brakes on 95 northbound, Dale City into woodbridge. Then again, through Loren headed toward newington, getting up onto three 95. We've been heavy riding toward duke street again, the incident on the shoulder, then some slowing to cross the 14th. Delays in the district, D.C. two 95 south, you'll slow toward east capital street, also north I two 95s jammed around oxen cove up toward laboratory road. There's one technology company that delivers trusted identity solutions to hundreds of federal and state agencies nationwide. It's idemia. Learn more at identity with integrity, dot com, Jack Taylor. Traffic. Chuck Merrill, we've got lots of sunshine to start us off this morning. Yeah, it's the calm before the storm. Right now, Nicole is moving towards great abaco island in the northwest Bahamas, but the Noah air force hunters

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"abaco island" Discussed on IsraAID

IsraAID

04:19 min | 1 year ago

"abaco island" Discussed on IsraAID

"And that holds an MA in international development studies from Hebrew university and a BA in social work. She has significant training in child protection and formally served as for aids field coordinator in cocoon refugee camp. And that is joining this panel from Kampala, Uganda, where she leads all of this raids programming support for refugees. A majority of whom are from South Sudan as they establish themselves in Uganda in Kenya. We also have with us doctor Bella cove nor Bella is an international child protection and counter trafficking specialist. Prior to joining isra age, she spent 15 years working for world education and tear to home in Nepal, China, Albania, Uganda and Cambodia. Addressing gender inequality and combating unsafe migration, human trafficking and exploitative child labor. Bella holds an MA in sustainable development for brandeis and a PhD from Hebrew. Also my Alma mater. Bella's joining from Tel Aviv, where she serves as this raids headquarters head of technical units supporting strategic development of mister a globally. We also have tali grow south thali is joining us today from Ulta veta Guatemala, where she's currently leading isra aids emergency response interventions, following hurricanes eta and iota, which struck the region in November. Tally holds a BA in society and politics and an MA in international development also from Hebrew. She previously spent more than two years overseeing its raids programming in Guatemala following the elf Fuego volcano eruption in 2018 and through COVID-19 emergency response efforts. She previously worked for many years in youth empowerment in education with Latin American youth. And last and certainly not least is tar Mackey. Tara is joining us from Bahamas, where she has been serving as mister aids water sanitation and hygiene program coordinator. Following hurricane Dorian in 2019, Israeli launched an aquifer. Rehabilitation and resilience program to improve emergency readiness and resource management on grand Bahama and abaco islands. Tara holds a BSC in mathematics and meteorology and MSC and water resources management. And today, sadly, is her last day with mister aide because she's heading to Barbados to complete her PhD in natural resources management. So let's dive in with those introductions. And let's start from the most basic. And I want to ask the panelists why in your opinion is water access a women's issue? Where do you see this and why? And let's start with Annette and then Bella. Thank you so much for having me. I'll die in. So answer the question. So first of all, I would just like to mention that water and sanitation are essential for life and health. And predominantly a general issue for all humans. But we see it in different parts of the world that predominantly majority of the domestic chores at home, the bulk of that button falls on women's shoulders, particularly because of the cultural dynamics, the partial patriarchal. Societies, not only its sub Saharan Africa, but many other parts of the world as well. And so becomes a women's issue, particularly because the women will have to do most of the domestic work at home. And this includes washing clothes, cooking food, bathing children. Not a mention that I'm in menstrual hygiene management needs for women. And I'd like to mention, particularly for sub Saharan Africa and Uganda in particular, majority of households do not have running water. And so what are..

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Tropical storm warning for weary Bahamas

Watchdog on Wallstreet

00:29 sec | 3 years ago

Tropical storm warning for weary Bahamas

"Way tropical storm Alberto is taking aim at the hurricane weary northwest Bahamas Biala just Alison chin chart tropical storm warnings are issued for areas of the Bahamas because we do expect as wind gusts forty fifty if not even sixty miles per hour and also read rate is going to be a huge concern with this particular storm as those bands continue to wrap around areas of the Bahamas Umberto is thirty miles from grand Abaco island and is expected to stay well off shore from Florida's east coast I'm in

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Heavy winds, rain expected for parts of Bahamas

Eric Metaxas

00:19 sec | 3 years ago

Heavy winds, rain expected for parts of Bahamas

"Bahamian officials issued a tropical storm warning for several of its northwestern islands which are still reeling from hurricane Dorian national hurricane center says the systems emerging about two hundred thirty five miles southeast of great Abaco island and could become a tropical storm within the next day or so heavy winds and rain expected within the northern most Bahamas by

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Bahamas issues tropical storm warning as storm nears

Power Trading Radio

00:19 sec | 3 years ago

Bahamas issues tropical storm warning as storm nears

"Bahamian officials issued a tropical storm warning for several of its northwestern islands which are still reeling from hurricane Dorian national hurricane center says a systems emerging about two hundred thirty five miles southeast of great Abaco island and could become a tropical storm and then the next day or so heavy winds and rain expected within the northernmost Bahamas by late

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The Bahamas Turn To Recovery After Dorian

WBZ Morning News

00:23 sec | 3 years ago

The Bahamas Turn To Recovery After Dorian

"More than a week after hurricane Dorian slammed into the Bahamas search and rescue efforts are shifting to recovery of those killed by that massive storm meantime more than two thousand people displaced by Dorian are in shelters on the island of New Providence the category five storm damage door flattened buildings on grand Bahama and Abaco islands

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Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas defends response amid criticism

All Of It

01:02 min | 3 years ago

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamas defends response amid criticism

"The authorities in the Bahamas have defended their response to the devastating harken that hit the island last week following fierce criticism that they were slow to react the national emergency management agency called Smith the the the the direct to call Smith says help is being getting to the affected there is a more experts are being deployed people on the Abaco islands of accused the government of failing to provide assistance and prevent looting David Wyss has the details seventy thousand people are said to be in urgent need of food and water on the islands of of the co and grand Bahama a week after Dorian of rights them in some areas virtually every building has been damaged if not destroyed others all scrambling to escape as conditions deteriorate some have already been evacuated to the capital Nassau leaving behind an island without war several electricity and with the stench of death is filling the air hundreds possibly thousands are still

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Dorian still slamming eastern Canada at hurricane force

Purity Products

00:51 sec | 3 years ago

Dorian still slamming eastern Canada at hurricane force

"Canada's merit times are feeling the fury of what is now a post tropical cyclone Dorian and saw a powerful storm that's producing winds of eighty miles per hour as it heads towards Newfoundland his name is still Dorian but there's been a name change according to forecaster Daniel brown Dorian transition to oppose tropical cyclone on Saturday simply meaning that structure of the storm changed and that the wind field expanded however the maximum winds really remained unchanged and the storm continues to produce area of hurricane force winds almost a week after Dorian ripped off the Bahamas rescuers are trying to reach some island communities isolated by flood waters and they briefly about two hundred fifty residents of great Abaco island arrived in Nassau this woman is one of them a lot of people died and I thought I was going to be one of them and I just we just started playing and everything and then we survive as many as seventy thousand of the Bahamas

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Nassau takes in residents from islands decimated by Hurricane Dorian

All Things Considered

04:56 min | 3 years ago

Nassau takes in residents from islands decimated by Hurricane Dorian

"It has been mostly sunny and nearly ninety degrees on great Abaco island in the Bahamas today the catastrophic wind and rain of hurricane Dorian have moved on to the Carolinas it is hard to find words to describe the devastation left behind one of the co resident told the Miami Herald that when he emerged after the storm all the churches were gone the death toll currently stands at twenty that is expected to rise thousands of people are homeless and children need a place to go to school those children were on the mind of Hubert menace his prime minister of the Bahamas when I reached him today in Nassau. hundreds of children hello what if the industry sometimes of the education no school opens on Monday and that's what that would be a challenge to us so that would happen to make a determination transferring many of the children yet to complete their education when you say I'm bringing the transferring the children you mean bringing them to Nassau and another cities that were not hit. after my certain members yes you can map so that they can temporary stage that I look back on the road at the education of our program I'm a defense and that we get you sound chips back into school as quickly as possible and then in terms of the physical destruction we have been watching pictures come and that our heart breaking of of you know the buildings washed away docks washed away the airports under water. I interviewed Vice Admiral Scott bushman of the U. S. Coast Guard yesterday he had just taken not aerial tour with you of some of those very hard hit areas he characterized the destruction he saw in your country as the most significant here's scene and his thirty five years of service would you just paint me a picture of of what you saw and what that was like to fly over. they're paying out. yeah rather the ballot. what for yeah the proper school more maps where water yeah you got up around town all the different and destruction thank the battery this day are banned tomorrow it will be shot. noun Robert Robert. gone. what doctors specially completely destroyed right. are on the line. it. mind boggling something you never seen before so you've described the damages generational meaning what that it will take decades to rebuild yeah it will take a long. but to be a shot that were used in the information on the web. our country back even stronger. and before we are in the band actually destroyed in the very best not at. that's right welcome to the extent of the international help came in so quickly to assist. what else do you need. actually right now we're searching the house on that they should be it. you can have in the bedroom outside of the proper combination for a long time in addition to the stock market they can be consideration the psychological impact you're talking about a thousand thousand individual. I love to be impacted one has to DO that quickly out of the question. you've been giving press conferences and addressing the nation throughout these last few days on the crisis how how hard has that been when the news has been so Graham. sh out but John my job and that it was even more difficult than I am right. what a great experience yeah right. just two days ago no driver died. I let her know I have a responsibility to the nation I'm so sorry I've been to in my hearing you correctly that your brother died two days ago. two days ago I'm so sorry you will yeah I'm quite sure that Saddam down we are very close. even if that violate continue to carry on we building the nation's most important thing is probably what structure around it not a member of the office of the Arab cabinets the all out one common goal that rebuild the country. we've been speaking with Hubert menace he is prime minister of the Bahamas Mister prime minister I'm so sorry for the loss of your brother and for the troubles of your country right now and we're very grateful for your time

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Hurricane relief efforts begin for decimated Abaco Islands

The Lead with Jake Tapper

06:11 min | 3 years ago

Hurricane relief efforts begin for decimated Abaco Islands

"In our boats tossed like confetti. The images belie the obvious question. How could anyone anyone survive this pulse and your the growth we arrive by helicopter in mana war and avocado with billy aubrey embracing his wife shana sean after days of not knowing if she was dead or alive shawna hunkered down with friends in their seaside home until the roof we off and they all scramble to find find anything so nancy. This is what kept you guys alive. This little this little rock this came in hover dow in shauna was on the ground and we were just trying to what did it sound like in here. At the time it was up. There was a lot of crashing eh crashing and whirling stuff coming on this wall. So many in the apple islands lived through hours that resembled unmoved a horror movie exposed to wins that top two hundred fifteen miles an hour like tornadoes touching down every minute describe describe. It wish nobody words can describe it. They could never eric cantor is categorized. Never my grandfather was like a bomb went off residents here. Tell me their little island in paradise is unrecognizable even to them. They're resourceful and self reliant they say but they could have never imagined a storm as powerful as doreen and there's no better way to describe to you. The force of hurricane doreen to be right here where people rode out the storm in their living rooms and their dining rooms. I mean look in this. The roof blew off the house here. The entire kitchen king down there refrigerator ended up here on the ground there living room and dining furniture is strewn all over people described these things being tossed around the island like projectiles they all coward hovered in their bathrooms and closets anything they could find to take shelter. There are now the beginnings of recovery but only the basics medical attention private helicopters to take out those who are sick the elderly young families. I'm sure it'll never be the same again i i but i mean the people are strong and we're going to try to do our best through a bill the best way we can but we know <hes> it'll never be the same. This was a storm of biblical proportions abba conan's tell me and yes they worry it will take a miracle to recover from it. Jake think about everything that we just heard everything we saw so you can repeat that thousands of times over spoke to a man from another island in arbuckle told me that there was a storm surge he had gone under his son reached out to hold them up. He really wanted to let go. He couldn't take anymore but he said no. I'm not gonna let my son see me die this way and he got himself out of there so jake so tough paula you were not supposed to spend the night on the avocado islands so what happened so so we're at the staging area here in nassau and their flights everywhere they just couldn't get us back with the way the air conditions the airline traffic the helicopter traffic. Obviously there was a problem. It's so difficult. Jake on the island was on. I mean they cleared the baseball field so that we could bland so that we could get ourselves billion and get to that kind of reunion and get some supplies as in so we had to stay there. These people men were they'd been through so much and yet they didn't blink an eye. We said we'll sleep on the beach will sleep on the grass. We don't care no. They took choson and a special. Thank you to marcia and angel cruz. I know they have relatives in florida. Thank you so much and what we saw. There is what people are grappling playing with right now of course jake. They're thankful thankful for being alive <hes> but when you see the way they are living i mean they took all the food out of the refrigerator. The cruises cooked it. That's all they really have. They have some more provisions in the grocery store but they're wondering what comes next their kids are supposed to start school and it's things like that that this island's beginning to grapple with and jake. There's more more on this island. Things were fairly under control. People are starting to worry about things like disease. They hear the death reports say that will inevitably go up and they are starting to worry about encore un recovered bodies things that call so much to worry them at this place and as they told us on the island they worry that they won't be able to return at least not not in a fashion that they were there now living there fulltime all newton in nassau the bahamas. Thank you so much for that powerful report we appreciate it.

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Hurricane Dorian Hits Carolinas With Winds, Floods and Tornadoes

Mark Levin

00:34 sec | 3 years ago

Hurricane Dorian Hits Carolinas With Winds, Floods and Tornadoes

"Perking Dorian is blamed for at least four deaths in the southeast in twenty three in the Bahamas but meteorologist Jennifer gray says the category two storm is not done just yet your search threat is still very real anywhere along the North Carolina coast the Outer Banks included four to seven feet of storm surge possible and then up to the north we have two to four feet the grand Bahama in Abaco islands dealt a severe blow by Dorian they're in desperate need of assistance Bahama general counsel to Washington the nearly says help is coming from the U. S. U. K. and elsewhere other than search

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Bahamas health minister says death toll in the islands has risen to 20 from Dorian, more fatalities expected

AP 24 Hour News

00:54 sec | 3 years ago

Bahamas health minister says death toll in the islands has risen to 20 from Dorian, more fatalities expected

"Wire hurricane Dorian is closing in on the Carolina coast top sustained winds now one hundred ten miles per hour effects are already being felt in Georgia south and North Carolina South Carolina governor Henry McMaster if you are still in an evacuation zone you still have time to get out the time to get out is running now Charleston could see the highest combined high tide and storm surge since hurricane Hugo thirty years ago and that could touch off flooding one storm related death has already been reported in North Carolina twenty people are known dead the death toll likely to rise in the Bahamas as search and rescue teams reach more the areas hit hard by hurricane Dorian Abaco island is the most badly damaged and there's also damage on grand Bahama prime minister Hubert Minnis says airports on both islands were damaged yeah as pilots not involved in the relief

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Death toll in Bahamas from Hurricane Dorian rises to 20

Mark Levin

00:47 sec | 3 years ago

Death toll in Bahamas from Hurricane Dorian rises to 20

"Death and devastation lift lawsuit I'm Barbara who sat after Dorian's devastating blow in the Bahamas one resident on the Abaco island said it looks like a bomb hit multiple reports now say the death toll has risen to at least twenty in the Bahamas due to the hurricane correspondent had a goblin says with the grand Bahama airport in Freeport destroyed the logistics of helping people in need becomes all the more difficult. and on many people were injured they need to be ready a light now because of the medivac block plane I don't hold out there and then we need water food everything quality and mostly contained in or out of the airport he is all ruined some three million people from Florida to Georgia and the Carolinas been warned to

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Dorian moving up East Coast after leaving Bahamas in ruins

Armstrong and Getty

00:51 sec | 3 years ago

Dorian moving up East Coast after leaving Bahamas in ruins

"Update hurricane Dorian's brushing along the southeast coast it's off Florida and headed north North Carolina emergency management director Mike Sprayberry we know that rain storm surge and wins will be a significant threat for this event primarily east of I ninety five and with the greatest threat being right along the coast line eighty five year old man in the state died when he fell off a ladder during storm preps meteorologist David Parkinson on the category to storm's path today the worst weather is probably going to be in places from Jacksonville up towards Savannah Georgia is the storm surge increases in that area and then by the time we get to Thursday morning if South Carolina that's in the bull's eye CBS David Beck noticing the destruction of the Bahamas the red cross estimates nearly ninety nine percent of people living in grand Bahama and Abaco islands are in need of some kind of assistance food water

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Neighborhoods flattened, homes shredded in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian

Wisconsin's Morning News with Gene Mueller

00:51 sec | 3 years ago

Neighborhoods flattened, homes shredded in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian

"Update a humanitarian crisis is unfolding in the Bahamas in the wake of hurricane Dorian going through it was terrifying I had no idea it was going to actually be to that extent it was is worse than anything I could imagine entire neighborhoods are flattened home shredded boats thrown in London airports turned into lakes CBS is David bag no is in Nassau the red cross estimates nearly ninety nine percent of people living in grand Bahama and Abaco islands are in need of some kind of assistance food water something stateside Dorian and it's one hundred five mile an hour winds are churning up the coast from northeast Florida CBS news meteorologists David Parkinson by this evening it will be passed the Florida Georgia line as a category two it maintains category to start a straight into Thursday where it makes its closest brush with the South Carolina North

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Florida's east coast braces for Hurricane Dorian

The Adam Carolla Show

01:21 min | 3 years ago

Florida's east coast braces for Hurricane Dorian

"Hurricane dorian has claimed the lives of at least five people people in the abaco islands. That's from monday evening. Although the storm has been downgraded a little bit it was continuing to slam the area monday. Rescue crews were continuing to search search assists those in need of help. A weather conditions allowed it while the storm hovered over <hes> the northern bahamas on monday it continues to head towards the east coast of the u._s. and everyone's kind of hunkering down in the florida area again yeah. It's weird how we are with storms. It's weird how we are with the weather just in general like it's here. It's always it's always around like discussing it and then also trying to figure out what's going on. Are we doing how how can we how can we control this. Did you hear trump suggestion new gum. Get your that work. I couldn't tell you i think one the top aides in the room said we'll work on that. Sir walked out of the room. I'm sure lesson. I learned from watching john wayne. Hell fighters about red. Adair put out oil. Oh well derek fires fires. They dropped t._n._t. And blow them out now so if you can blow out like when people then do this if you can i bought a hurricane you can nuke the rain the difference now yeah so we'll keep an eye on

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Hurricane Dorian may hit Florida with storm-surge flooding

First Morning News

03:33 min | 3 years ago

Hurricane Dorian may hit Florida with storm-surge flooding

"Forecast hurricane during bringing those tropical storm conditions along the northeast coast of Florida as you just heard but flooding and storm surges the issue at the moment could be a hazard as Dorian marches up the east coast let's get more now from correspondence or tomorrow this storm is that parallels the Florida coast is going up the eastern seaboard and it's expected to battered Georgia South Carolina and North Carolina so the actuation orders go from here all the way up to the Outer Banks now officials in those communities are urging people to also evacuate that's why we're hearing this evacuation numbers topping two million overnight and other state of emergency signed by president trump this one for North Carolina three Marshall ABC news is someone a beach Florida let's check in with NBC radio national correspondent bills and for he's also tracking Dorian and can we say Florida has been spared yet the bill. I don't think so Joe because while the it will not make a landfall there right now this the center of this storm remains about a hundred miles off the coast but what we are now seeing is that the storm has expanded even though it has weakened a little bit with maximum sustained winds of a hundred five miles per hour we now have hurricane force winds extending sixty miles from the center and tropical storm force winds extending a hundred seventy five miles from the center and these heavy rain bands are now almost halfway across the Florida peninsula so you have by areas like Jacksonville getting really dumped on with heavy rains a Saint Augustine Daytona beach are they are getting some heavy rain out of this and one thing to keep an eye on here is I'm seeing some embedded hurricanes are a type of tornadoes rather embedded within this better popping up every now and then so far I haven't seen any making landfall they've been out off the coast but another thing to worry about so storm surge flooding gonna be a big issue for Florida they have not escape this as of yet there is right now this storm I like I said remains parked off the coast but is dumping some pretty heavy rain all the way in as far as past Orlando so it really is affecting quite a big area of Florida right now and guess what you know we got more names to worry about here because in the latest report from the national hurricane center we have two new tropical storms Ferdinand in the Gulf of Mexico that should it made but threaten us South Texas with a lot of rain but it should dissipate rather quickly one to keep an eye on here is Gabrielle which just hit tropical storm status this morning it is in the mid Atlantic right now between Africa and the Caribbean those are the kind that really generate into major storm so keep an eye on Gabrielle and the forecasters are watching a tropical wave expected to come off the coast of Africa were no where near done with this busy time of year this brings. Kerry stuff I mean I you know I I know we always get hurricanes but it just seems like these these storms are getting bigger and bigger in our little monsters. yeah yeah well I you know this is the first time since we begin with since we've been keeping satellite data that we have had a category five storm for four years in a row in the Atlantic so there is some credence to that when you think it's not just your imagination that the storms are getting nastier it is true Dorian of course was a category five one hit the Bahamas by the way we're beginning you'll get some looks at the Bahamas and those islands Abaco island great Bahama island total devastation the death toll at seven and that's expected this bike okay thank you NBC radio national correspondent

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Abaco Islands Feel Dorian’s Wrath

Morning Edition

02:20 min | 3 years ago

Abaco Islands Feel Dorian’s Wrath

"Martin the storm is just stop hurricane Dorian is essentially parked over the Bahamas pummeling the islands with rain and winds especially grand Bahama and the Abaco islands the Bahamas foreign minister Derren Henfield talked with reporters yesterday. you ever see this property damage it is not safe if all goes. our lines are down. down trees across the street. meanwhile much of the eastern United States is watching to see where her came Dorian a finally moves next and here's Greg Allen is in west Palm Beach Florida tracking the storm from that vantage point hi Greg. what are you learning there about what hurricane Dorian has left in its path and the Bahamas. well you know the impact is still happening as we speak on grand Bahama island as you say of the storms been over the island for more than a day now the good news is that we hear from the national hurricane center is that after being stationary it's actually started to move now moved very slowly away but very slowly at this point so you still have high winds and flood waters just besieging grand Bahama island we understand there's been thousands of homes destroyed we some boxing pictures and video coming out of Abaco which got the hit first and then grand Bahama which still getting it we see cars overturned roofs missing we hear from the international red cross at some thirteen thousand homes may be destroyed on the storm surge which really been a problem there and you see some some video of people formed human chains and getting into their attics due to escape the rising flood waters and the airport in grand Bahama is your six feet of water see video of that just amazing the amount of water that she's been poring over the island of we've heard about five people dead that's a number that's unfortunately likely to rise we hear more from the government probably later today yeah but it's a it's a dire situation so I mean how do they even begin to to conduct rescue and recovery they can't yet right well yes that's a real problem right now with these high winds it's it's really not possible on grand Bahama wall Dorian sits on the island the world Bahamas defense force has been out though a since yesterday conducting some rescues we don't have any details on that on I have a coat the U. S. Coast Guard

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Bahamas Prime Minister Hubert Minnis says at least five people have died in the Abaco Islands

AP 24 Hour News

01:15 min | 3 years ago

Bahamas Prime Minister Hubert Minnis says at least five people have died in the Abaco Islands

"Hurricane nori and hit the Bahamas is one of the strongest hurricanes on record killing at least five people on Abaco island prime minister Hubert minutes many homes. businesses and other buildings. have been completely or partially destroyed Minnis says an unknown number of people been rescued his team's finally fan out over the heavily damaged island grand Bahama continues to be battered by Dorian which is nearly stationary some twenty five miles from that island top sustained winds once one hundred eighty five miles per hour have dropped to one forty but is still a very powerful category four storm the national hurricane center says the center of Dorian isn't expected to draw close to the Florida coast until late tomorrow night through Wednesday evening before rolling up the coast toward Georgia and South Carolina people living along a two hundred seventy five mile stretch of Florida's east coast under a hurricane warning that stretches from Jupiter inlet upon a fever which is near Jacksonville national hurricane center's can grant just because it's often because it doesn't mean that we're not going to see an action we are coastal evacuations of already been ordered parts of Florida as well as Georgia and South

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Dorian triggers massive flooding in Bahamas; at least 5 dead

AP 24 Hour News

00:56 sec | 3 years ago

Dorian triggers massive flooding in Bahamas; at least 5 dead

"Minute hurricane Dorian slams about. prime minister has at least five people are dead on Abaco island we are in the midst of a historic tragedy. the odds of a northern Bahamas. our mission and focus now. is search rescue and recovery the storm is nearly stalled over the islands bringing high winds heavy rain and a massive storm surge widespread damage and flooding reported throughout the Bahamas Dorian is expected to close in a flock Florida's east coast through the night hurricane warning Ronson's Sebastian enough to bother Veeder that's near Jacksonville evacuations have been ordered to the number of locations in Florida and coastal counties in board Georgia and South Carolina Disney world closing everything's save it's resorts tomorrow afternoon Orlando airport is shutting down early tomorrow morning I Tim acquire.

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