Local leaders call for hurricane relief for Puerto Rico as Mayor Eric Adams surveys damage in the Dominican Republic

NEW YORK — Mayor Eric Adams returns to New York City after touring hurricane damage in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic. On the second day of his tour to assess the damage from Hurricane Fiona, Adams flew to the Dominican Republic and met with the country’s president before distributing food and supplies. “This is … Read more

Storm Fiona hits eastern Canada, knocking out power and ripping off roofs

Powerful Storm Fiona slammed into eastern Canada on Saturday, knocking out power to thousands and dumping homes into the sea as it lashed the area with high winds and rain “like never before,” police said. Two women were reportedly washed into the ocean in Newfoundland, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said. One was rescued and … Read more

Strong winds batter Bermuda as Hurricane Fiona heads for Canada

Bermuda assessed the damage on Friday after Hurricane Fiona swept through the island overnight, causing flooding and leaving most of the population without power as it headed toward Canada. Hurricane conditions were expected to hit the province of Nova Scotia overnight, with the US National Hurricane Center saying Fiona had strengthened back to a Category … Read more

Hurricane Fiona approaches Bermuda as a Category 4 storm; Thousands in Puerto Rico still without power

after causing great destruction in Puerto Rico, and then hitting the Dominican Republic and the Turks and Caicos Islands, Hurricane Fiona was scheduled to pass near Bermuda on Thursday night as a Category 4 storm. Bermuda authorities were opening shelters and announced that schools and offices would be closed on Friday. As of Thursday night, … Read more

Hurricane Fiona strengthens to Category 4 storm

Hurricane Fiona strengthened into a powerful Category 4 storm on Wednesday as it headed toward Bermuda after carving a destructive path through the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico, where most were without power and up to eight people may have been killed. because of the storm. This report produced by Freddie Joyner.

Hurricane Fiona brings strong winds to the Dominican Republic

Hurricane Fiona made landfall in the Dominican Republic in the early hours of Monday, September 19, with maximum sustained winds of approximately 90 miles per hour, the National Hurricane Center said. Video shot by Twitter user @sophpenbers shows strong winds blowing in Punta Cana. The National Hurricane Center warned that heavy rains from the storm … Read more

Hurricane Fiona heads for the Turks and Caicos Islands after the storm devastates Puerto Rico – National

Hurricane Fiona hit the Turks and Caicos Islands on Tuesday as a Category 3 storm after devastating Puerto Rico. Hurricane conditions hit Grand Turk, the British territory’s capital island, on Tuesday morning after the government imposed a curfew and urged people to flee flood-prone areas. The storm was centered just 15 kilometers from the island, … Read more

Hurricane Fiona will strengthen after hitting the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico

A day after hitting Puerto Rico, causing catastrophic flooding and leaving almost the entire island of 3.2 million people in the dark, Hurricane Fiona swept through the neighboring Dominican Republic. According to the National Hurricane Center (NHC), Fiona was still wreaking havoc across much of Puerto Rico when it reached the coast of the Dominican … Read more

Hurricane Fiona hits the Dominican Republic while Puerto Rico reels | News about the climate crisis

Hurricane Fiona made landfall in the Dominican Republic, a day after the storm knocked out power to all of Puerto Rico and caused what the island’s governor described as “catastrophic” damage. The Dominican Republic was lashed on Monday by “extremely heavy rain” and winds of up to 145 km per hour (90 mph), said Eric … Read more

Governor of Puerto Rico describes Hurricane Fiona as “catastrophic”

Puerto Rico governor calls Hurricane Fiona ‘catastrophic’ – CBS New York Watch CBS News The storm caused devastating floods and knocked out the island’s energy grid, CBS2’s Zinnia Maldonado reports. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On