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Ian drenches Florida, leaving people trapped, millions without power

2 monthes ago   |   By WMUR

Ian made landfall Wednesday afternoon as a Category 4 hurricane in Florida as one of the most powerful storms ever recorded in the U.S.
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People trapped, 2.7M without power as Ian drenches Florida

People trapped, 2.7M without power as Ian drenches Florida

2 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

By CURT ANDERSON
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Hurricane Ian destroyed a cross-section of Florida, trapping people in flooded homes, forcing patients from nursing homes and hospitals, cutting off a popular barrier island and obliterating a historic waterfront pier. Nearly 2.7 million people lost power as rain fell and waters rose.
Floodwaters rose waist-high near Orlando, far inland, as one of the strongest hurricanes to ever hit the United States crossed the peninsula. Ian's tropical-storm-force winds extended outward up to 415 miles , drenching much of Florida and the southeastern Atlantic...
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People trapped, 2.5M without power as Ian drenches Florida

2 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

By CURT ANDERSON
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Hurricane Ian left a path of destruction in southwest Florida, trapping people in flooded homes, cutting off the only bridge to a barrier island, damaging the roof of a hospital intensive care unit and knocking out power to 2.5 million people as it dumped rain across the peninsula on Thursday.
One of the strongest hurricanes to ever hit the United States threatened catastrophic flooding around the state. Ian's tropical-storm-force winds extended outward up to 415 miles , drenching much of Florida and the southeastern Atlantic coast.
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