After Hurricane Dorian slams the Bahamas, southeastern U.S. awaits its next move

After Hurricane Dorian slams the Bahamas, southeastern U.S. awaits its next move

JUDY WOODRUFF: Hurricane Dorian pummeled the Bahamas today, leading to several deaths and what was called catastrophic damage. Officials confirmed at least five people died in the Abaco Islands. And there are many reports of people in serious distress tonight. The prime minister of the Bahamas called the storm — quote — “a historic tragedy.” […]

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After Dorian, Bahamas’ path to recovery is obscured by uncertainty

JUDY WOODRUFF: It’s been five-and-a-half weeks since Hurricane Dorian devastated the Bahamas.The complexities of the storm and the recovery are in some ways just beginning to revealthemselves.Science correspondent Miles O’Brien went to the Bahamas for the weather mapping app MyRadar.com.He reports on the resiliency of the Bahamian people and what research tells us about thelinks […]

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In the Bahamas, ‘slow’ government response leaves residents turning to strangers for help

In the Bahamas, ‘slow’ government response leaves residents turning to strangers for help

JUDY WOODRUFF: Hurricane Dorian is sweeping up the United States’ Eastern Seaboard tonightafter adding its list of victims.The storm is now blamed for at least six deaths in the U.S. and 30 in the Bahamas.And it doled out surprising damage today along North Carolina’s outer banks.John Yang is in Nassau, where he watched the hurricane’s […]

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Florida prepares for ‘major’ Hurricane Dorian, but trajectory remains uncertain

Florida prepares for ‘major’ Hurricane Dorian, but trajectory remains uncertain

JUDY WOODRUFF: Hurricane Dorian is still growing tonight, and 10 million people along the eastcoast of Florida could be at risk.The storm will reach the Bahamas on Sunday, then slam into Florida by Tuesday with Category4 winds of 140 miles an hour.But with the actual track still uncertain, Governor Ron DeSantis held off ordering evacuationstoday.GOV.RON […]

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All of Florida should prepare for hit from strengthening Hurricane Dorian, officials say

All of Florida should prepare for hit from strengthening Hurricane Dorian, officials say

JUDY WOODRUFF: Hurricane Dorian is threatening to bear down on Florida by Monday, promptingresidents there to start stocking up on bottled water, gas and other supplies.But the Category 1 hurricane’s precise path is hard to predict.Dorian veered towards the Virgin Islands, drenching them with heavy rain and whippingwinds, but then largely missed Puerto Rico.Ken Graham […]

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NOAA updates 2019 Atlantic hurricane season forecast

NOAA updates 2019 Atlantic hurricane season forecast

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Will climate change turn Miami into a ‘future Atlantis’?

Will climate change turn Miami into a ‘future Atlantis’?

JUDY WOODRUFF: The floodwaters are still receiving from Hurricane Florence.And the damage, which could total well over $20 billion, is still being assessed.The flooding was far worse than the winds from this storm.And it has prompted a larger conversation once again about what could happen to othercoastal cities.That is the focus of Miles O’Brien’s report […]

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