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Tropical Storm Iota expected to be ‘major hurricane,’ make landfall in Central America
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Tropical Storm Iota expected to be ‘major hurricane,’ make landfall in Central America

Alejandro Zúñiga - November 13, 2020

The National Hurricane Center (NHC) on Friday afternoon announced the formation of Tropical Storm Iota in the Central Caribbean Sea. The system is expected to threaten Central…

Tropical Depression forms in Caribbean, expected to make landfall as hurricane in Central America
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Tropical Depression forms in Caribbean, expected to make landfall as hurricane in Central America

Alejandro Zúñiga - November 13, 2020

The National Hurricane Center (NHC) on Friday announced the formation of Tropical Depression Thirty-One in the Central Caribbean Sea. The system is forecast to strengthen over the…

Hurricane season breaks record for number of named storms
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Hurricane season breaks record for number of named storms

AFP - November 10, 2020

This year's hurricane season has seen a record 29 named tropical storms wreak havoc across the southeastern United States, the Caribbean and Central America, experts said on…

Four die in Guatemala landslides caused by storm Eta
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Four die in Guatemala landslides caused by storm Eta

AFP - November 5, 2020

At least four people, including two children, died in landslides as tropical depression Eta powered through Guatemala after wreaking devastation in parts of neighboring Central American countries,…

Three dead as weakening Eta batters Nicaragua
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Three dead as weakening Eta batters Nicaragua

Inti OCON / AFP - November 4, 2020

Hurricane Eta slowed to tropical storm speeds on Wednesday morning even as it pummeled Nicaragua, killing two people there and one in neighboring Honduras, while unleashing fierce…

Furious Category 4 hurricane Eta smashes into Nicaragua
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Furious Category 4 hurricane Eta smashes into Nicaragua

Inti OCON / AFP - November 3, 2020

Eta smashed into Nicaragua's northern Caribbean coast as a Category 4 hurricane on Tuesday, unleashing fierce winds that tore up trees and ripped roofs off dwellings. The…

Central America braces for ‘extremely dangerous’ Hurricane Eta
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Central America braces for ‘extremely dangerous’ Hurricane Eta

AFP - November 3, 2020

Hurricane Eta was hours from making landfall in Central America on Tuesday after gaining strength in the Caribbean Sea, threatening Nicaragua and Honduras with catastrophic winds and…

Hurricane Eta reaches Category 4; Nicaragua prepares for ‘catastrophic’ damage
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Hurricane Eta reaches Category 4; Nicaragua prepares for ‘catastrophic’ damage

Alejandro Zúñiga - November 2, 2020

Eta is now a Category 4 hurricane that will cause "catastrophic" wind damage when it makes landfall in Nicaragua, the National Hurricane Center says. "Catastrophic wind damage…

Central America awaits the impact of strengthening Hurricane Eta
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Central America awaits the impact of strengthening Hurricane Eta

AFP and The Tico Times - November 2, 2020

Central America is preparing Monday for the impact of Hurricane Eta, which is advancing as a Category 3 storm toward the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua and Honduras,…

Eta now a ‘major hurricane’ as it approaches Nicaragua
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Eta now a ‘major hurricane’ as it approaches Nicaragua

Alejandro Zúñiga - November 2, 2020

Hurricane Eta is expected to cause life-threatening storm surge, catastrophic winds, flash flooding and landslides when it makes landfall in Central America early Tuesday. “Eta has rapidly intensified…

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