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Relief in Florida

Posted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 3:20 pm
by joy&peace
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-41234292

25% of houses in Florida keys were destroyed, as well as much of the state is without power.

http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-irm ... story.html

LA Times article

'The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s errors in storm tracking have been cut in half in the last dozen years, giving residents 36 total hours of advance notice that a hurricane is expected, up from 24 hours five years ago, he said.

With Irma, he said, “The emergency response at all levels of state government was really, really good. They did the right things, they said the right things. They gave people good advice and they didn’t minimize the threat.”'