Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael killed at least 20 in Florida

In storm-ravaged Mexico Beach on Florida's Gulf Coast, residents were allowed to return home for the first time Wednesday, finding pieces of their lives scattered across the sand and a community alter

published on : 18th October 2018

In Florida, families seeking the missing amid storm damage

Five days after the hurricane slammed into the Florida Panhandle, people are struggling to locate friends and loved ones who haven't been heard from.

published on : 16th October 2018

Hurricane Michael: In Florida, families seeking the missing amid storm damage

In Panama City, most homes were still standing, but no property was left undamaged.

published on : 16th October 2018

Hurricane Michael: Rescue teams in Florida search for survivors in Mexico Beach

About 20 residents have been rescued and a family of four was evacuated, as have pets left behind by their owners.

published on : 15th October 2018

Hurricane Michael death toll at 17; search and rescue ops on

Rescue teams were using sniffer dogs in Mexico Beach on Friday to search for victims who may be buried under the rubble in the debris-strewn community.

published on : 13th October 2018

Search crews look for the dead and the living in Florida

State officials said that by one count, 285 people in Mexico Beach defied mandatory evacuation orders and stayed behind. Whether any of them got out at some point was unclear.

published on : 12th October 2018

Hurricane Michael: Widespread catastrophic damage in Florida in numbers

Images captured by Associated Press journalists show the devastation left in Hurricane Michael's wake.

published on : 12th October 2018

'Changed Forever': Florida Panhandle devastated by Hurricane Michael

At least three deaths were blamed on Michael, the most powerful hurricane to hit the continental U.S. in over 50 years.

published on : 12th October 2018

Michael: Most violent US hurricane since 1969

Here are some figures which illustrate the power of Michael on the continental United States and which "took forecasters by surprise".

published on : 11th October 2018

One dead as monstrous Hurricane Michael tears into Florida

Several hours after the hurricane made landfall, the eye of the storm had moved out of the Panhandle and was just west of Albany, Georgia, the NHC said.

published on : 11th October 2018

Fast, furious: How Hurricane Michael grew into a 155 mph monster

Hurricane Michael was barely a hurricane Tuesday morning, with winds of 90 mph. A little over a day later, it had transformed into a monster.

published on : 11th October 2018

Supercharged hurricane threatens Florida with 150 mph winds

At 8 a.m, Michael's eye was about 90 miles (145 kilometres) from Panama City and Apalachicola, moving relatively fast at 13 mph (21 kph).

published on : 10th October 2018

Florida Panhandle braces for first major hurricane in years

Michael packed winds of 120 miles per hour (195 kilometers per hour) as it aimed for the Florida Panhandle, the finger-shaped strip of land on the Gulf of Mexico.

published on : 10th October 2018

Fast-strengthening hurricane closes in on Florida Panhandle

Beach dwellers rushed to board up their homes and sandbag their properties against the fast-moving hurricane, which was expected to blow ashore around midday Wednesday.

published on : 9th October 2018

Hurricane Michael gains strength on course for north Florida

By late Monday, Michael's top sustained winds had risen some to 90 mph (144 kph) as it headed north at 12 mph (19 kph).

published on : 9th October 2018