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Hurricane Center forecasts Caribbean Tropical Depression as Fiona, Gaston churning in Atlantic

Hurricane Center forecasts Caribbean Tropical Depression as Fiona, Gaston churning in Atlantic

As Hurricane Fiona moves north and Tropical Storm Gaston winds its way through the Atlantic Ocean, a system now in the Caribbean has drawn attention in long-term forecasts that could approach Florida next week. The National Hurricane Center continued to issue advisories on the two named storms, including the powerful Category 4 Hurricane Fiona that …

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Hurricane Fiona intensifies to Category 4 storm heading towards Bermuda after hitting Puerto Rico and other Caribbean islands

Hurricane Fiona intensifies to Category 4 storm heading towards Bermuda after hitting Puerto Rico and other Caribbean islands

Hurricane Fiona intensifies to Category 4 storm Wednesday after devastating damage Puerto Ricothen whipped Dominican Republic and Turks and Caicos Islands. Expected to squeeze past Bermuda later this week. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Fiona had maximum sustained winds of 130 mph Wednesday afternoon and was centered about 650 miles southwest of Bermuda, moving …

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Flood threat to Caribbean from Tropical Storm Fiona; Hurricane Watch issued for Puerto Rico | The Weather Channel

Tropical Storm Fiona will pass through the northeastern Caribbean Sea. It will generate flooding and strong winds in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. As Fiona approaches Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, it could become a hurricane. It is too early to tell whether the system will become a threat to the continental United …

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Tropical Storm Fiona moves into Caribbean, hurricane center tracks two other Atlantic systems

Tropical Storm Fiona moves into Caribbean, hurricane center tracks two other Atlantic systems

The Leeward Islands are bracing for heavy rain as Tropical Storm Fiona is expected to reach the Caribbean islands Friday afternoon and evening. Meanwhile, the National Hurricane Center is tracking two other tropical systems in the Atlantic. Fiona, about 175 miles east of Guadeloupe, had maximum sustained winds of 50 mph Thursday, according to the …

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Charles' succession sparks calls in Caribbean for reparations, removal of monarch as head of state

Charles’ succession sparks calls in Caribbean for reparations, removal of monarch as head of state

Sign up now for free and unlimited access to Reuters.com register KINGSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Politicians and activists have renewed calls for former Caribbean colonies to abolish the monarch’s status as head of state and demand that Britain pay slavery reparations after King Charles ascended to the throne. . Charles succeeds his mother Queen Elizabeth, …

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Royal Caribbean installs SpaceX's Starlink on its cruise ships

Royal Caribbean installs SpaceX’s Starlink on its cruise ships

Royal Caribbean, the cruise line that operates both Celebrity Cruises and Silversea Cruises, announced that it will equip its fleet with SpaceX’s Starlink internet service (via TechCrunch). The company says the service will make the internet experience at sea faster and more reliable. Royal Caribbean appears to be going full steam ahead with the deployment …

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