A field team from USGS is racing time to document the storm surge from Irma that slammed the Keys. They are tracking high water marks from Key West to Key Largo, trying to get an accurate read of the surge since sensors often fail during a storm's peak or miss places.
Emily MichotMiami Herald
Race is on to record Hurricane Irma's storm surge
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Coast Guard delivers supplies to Villalba, Puerto Rico
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Coast Guard aircrew delivers FEMA aid to Hurricane Maria-impacted Puerto Ricans
Tropical Storm Ophelia is expected to become a hurricane soon
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Coast Guard Cutter Forward responds to hurricanes
Catfish seen on street as floodwaters recede in Biloxi
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A shelter manager says that many children are struggling with the aftermath of hurricanes Irma and Maria. "Sometimes you see them, they are drifting," she said. She and others are trying to help hurricane survivors in the Caribbean cope with the emotional toll left behind by the hurricanes.
A convoy comprised of the Coast Guard, FEMA, and the U.S. Army delivered eight pallets of food and water to the mountainous region of Villalba, Puerto Rico, in support of Hurricane Maria relief efforts Oct. 10, 2017. As part of the Department of Homeland Security team, the Coast Guard is linked directly to FEMA and the overall federal hurricane recovery phase of the response to Hurricane Maria.
Ophelia has become the 10th consecutive storm to grow to hurricane strength in the Atlantic Ocean, tying a record set in the late 1800s. It poses no threat to the United States but it's moving towards Ireland.
A Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen, Puerto Rico, MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew delivers food and water to survivors of Hurricane Maria near Utuado, Puerto Rico, Oct. 10, 2017. Personnel operating out of Air Station Borinquen have been helping deliver supplies from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to remote areas stranded by mudslides and washed out roads.
Ophelia could become the 10th consecutive storm to grow to hurricane strength in the Atlantic Ocean this season, tying a record set in the late 1800s. Earlier this year NOAA predicted more hurricanes than usual this season.
The Coast Guard Cutter Forward was diverted from a counter drug operation to respond to hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. As part of the Department of Homeland Security team, the Coast Guard is linked directly to FEMA and the overall federal hurricane response.
Mississippi residents were assessing the damage from Hurricane Nate on October 8 after it made its second landfall around midnight on the Mississippi Gulf Coast near Biloxi. Local media reported that the Category 1 hurricane brought sustained winds of up to 85 mph and storm surges up to seven feet.
Video shows catfish on a street in Biloxi following heavy flooding in the area.
Tornado warnings were issued for communities in North and South Carolina on Sunday, October 8, as the remnants of Hurricane Nate pushed north after hitting the Gulf Coast over the weekend, local media reported. This footage was captured by a Caldwell County Sheriff dashcam in Lenoir, North Carolina.
Nate made landfall in Mississippi early on Sunday as a Category 1 hurricane and later weakened to a tropical storm. Thousands were without power in southern Mississippi., and, as seen in this video, the Golden Nugget casino's parking garage was one of the areas flooded.