Sunday, 18 November, 2018

Hurricane Leslie weakens as it heads toward Portugal, Spain

Michael leaves damage, impacts many across Hampton Roads Remnants of Hurricane Michael heading toward Europe
Leonard Rios | 15 October, 2018, 03:23

Over 200 power lines were affected by the storm, according to reports citing power authority EDP.

Post-tropical Leslie will bring winds to near hurricane-force to portions of Portugal Saturday night, and gale-force winds to portions of western and northern Spain later Saturday through early Sunday.

He also gave the injury toll but added that none were life-threatening. "The town seemed to be in a state of war, with cars smashed by fallen trees".

At Mealhada, in Aveiro district, the roof blew off an indoor sports stadium putting an end to the European final of the women's roller hockey competition.

Michael, the third most powerful hurricane ever to hit the USA mainland, smashed into Florida's northwest coast near the small town of Mexico Beach on Wednesday as a Category 4 hurricane with 155-mile-per-hour (250-kilometer-per-hour) winds.

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I'm a mother and a first lady, and I have much more important things to think about and to do. "So I will leave it at that". Llamas, the interviewer, pointed out several times that no question was off limits during his conversation with Trump.

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The Air India flight which had 130 passengers and six crew members onboard took off from the Trichy airport at around 1.30 am. Later, a team of officials inspected the accident spot and found aircraft debris, indicating that the damage was significant.

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Other Turkish officials, speaking on the condition of anonymity, told outlets that they believed Khashoggi had been killed. But if proven, the murder of Khashoggi would be the most serious diplomatic crisis between the two nations to date.

The Category 1 storm was hundreds of kilometers southwest of Lisbon, Portugal, and 935 kilometers (580 miles) east of the Azores islands, the U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said.

The Spanish Meteorological Agency (Amet) said Leslie was moving north-east through the peninsula.

The weather service warned that gusting winds could potentially reach speeds of 190 kph (118 mph) along the Portuguese coast overnight and early Sunday.

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over the Eastern Atlantic Ocean and captured a visible image of Hurricane Leslie as it continues to travel toward southern Spain and Portugal. The views expressed therein are not necessarily those of stlucianewsonline.com, its sponsors or advertisers.

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