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Powerful Hurricane Harvey Makes Landfall in Texas Print E-mail
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Monday, 28 August 2017 16:15

Nicole Chavez, Eric Levenson and Steve Almasy report, in an August 25, 2017 CNN post:

Hurricane Harvey made landfall Friday night between Port Aransas and Port O'Connor, Texas, as a Category 4 storm with winds of 130 mph, the National Hurricane Center said.
 
According to CNN:
 
The storm is pounding the Texas coast and its millions of residents with hurricane-force winds knocking down trees, power poles and signs, and with torrential rain deluging streets...Harvey is the first Category 4 hurricane to make landfall in the United States since Hurricane Charley in 2004...President Donald Trump, who will visit the area next week, has signed a disaster declaration for the state.
 
"Texas is about to have a very significant disaster," said Brock Long, director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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