Says the National Weather Service last night. That is a powerful statement and readers of Houston’s Chron.com hopefully got the message. Residents of Galveston where a 20 ft storm surge is expected should be on a road north or west today. This weather event will test local first responders. We wish them all the best!
“La Isla” or the “Isle of Youth” is preparing for the arrival of Hurricane Ike. Ike’s track has the storm broadsiding the Island’s 100,000 residents from the east. Just last week Hurricane Gustav slammed into the south coast of La Isla De La Juventud. No deaths were reported on La Isla during Gustav according to […]
Update: Follow Hurricane Ike live on UStream.TV(Thanks to reader Rachel for the tip) Update 2: NOAA (NESDIS) Hurricane Ike live satellite tracker. Hurricane Ike could be a political game changer for Cuba. Cuba does not possess the resources required to attend to hundreds of thousands of storm victims. Proof, Cuban victims of Hurricane Gustav on […]