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Tues., Sept 6, 1:16 am- Tropical Depression Gordon was expected on Thursday to dump more heavy rains that could cause flooding in central US states as Hurricane Florence, a monster Category 3 storm, churned toward Bermuda, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said. We'll have to keep an eye on rain totals because this system will certainly produce heavy rain in parts of in but we should wait another 12-24 hours before we can confidently say just where. The storm was moving to the northwest at 12 miles per hour. The center of Gordon is expected to track northwest today and eventually the weather will quiet down in Alabama. A flash flood watch is in effect along and north of U.S. 50 and east of USA 231.
"It was just very bad", she said, adding that the sounds were nearly indistinguishable from the storm's howling winds.
Gordon continues to weaken and spin over central Mississippi.
Football Friday: It's going to be hot and mostly dry after school Friday afternoon; temperatures top out between 90ºF and 95ºF around 3 PM, and the thick humidity makes it feel a lot hotter than that.
The storm made landfall late Tuesday and is blamed for the death of a baby in a mobile home in Pensacola, Florida. Neighbor Amanda Ray told the Pensacola News Journal that she heard a crack and a scream as the limb fell around 9 p.m. Tuesday.
Barradas said he ran back in his home to get a flashlight, but by the time he got to the neighbor's home the baby had stopped crying. The Escambia County Sheriff's office posted on its Facebook page that responding deputies discovered that the child had been killed.
Rain spun around the storm's center in the Jackson, Mississippi, area Wednesday afternoon.
The center predicted total rain amounts of 4-8 inches (10-20 centimeters) in the Florida panhandle and parts of Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, Missouri, Iowa and IL. New Orleans braced for flooding, but in the end got only a glancing blow. Boaters and fishermen returned to marinas after having fled inland a day before.
Along the Gulf Coast on Wednesday, where many schools and roads were closed, the authorities signaled that typical daily life would resume quickly.
"It was fine, just like a thunderstorm", said Pascagoula resident Trey Casey, who had been given the day off from work in anticipation of more serious damage.
"This is the price you pay to look at this handsome water and enjoy the coast", Pascagoula resident Richard Whitlock said as he raked leaves and branches from his yard overlooking the Gulf.
"We ducked a punch", said Mayor Andrew Gilich of Biloxi, whose office noted that he is a former boxer.
He was sent home and came into this summer's Bachelor in Paradise still wounded and conflicted about commitment. I wasn't true to who I was, and I feel like people think I'm less of a man because of that.
Seized from government forces in 2015, Idlib and adjacent areas form the last major chunk of territory still in rebel hands. Spokesman Dmitry Peskov added: "We know that Syria's armed forces are preparing to resolve this problem".
Rescuers had to call off the search until Sunday morning because it was too unsafe to put divers in the river after dark. He said it was possible that the missing - one male and three females - had made it to the shore.
But players - especially those who block for Bell - have no issues discussing. "When he gets here, I hope he'll be ready to go". We know that he's one of the best in the business and he helps every week. "That's nothing to say negative about the Steelers".
Much of this is public knowledge - Trump's repetitive rants, impulsiveness, and poor judgment are on display every day. An unidentified senior aide has harshly criticised Donald Trump in an op-ed published by the New York Times .
Appointing McCain's replacement was a tricky task for Ducey, as it required him to balance several competing concerns. If he has not changed his mind, it's likely he will not run for another term once the rest of McCain's term expires.
Jones was banned from a litany of services over the past month, including Spotify, YouTube, Vimeo, LinkedIn and Facebook. But a week later Twitter joined the other tech companies in muzzling Jones, even if it was only for a week.
Soon after tributes for the movie icon - who starred in such films as Smokey And The Bandit and Boogie Nights - flooded in. His romps with several handsome Hollywood women throughout his life only served to boost his amorous reputation.
I think he is dealing very well with the pressure ", Matic said. At Old Trafford we lost at home but the fans were awesome .
What is the UEFA Nations League and how does it work?
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New Apple iPhone prices leaked before September 12 launch
The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max will be starting from Euro 909 (approx Rs 76,000) and Euro 1149 (approx Rs 96,000) respectively. The online retailer also has some decent deals on the iPhone 8 with prices starting from £620 for the Space Grey model.
Trump amps up attacks on Woodward
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Amazon becomes the country's second $1 trillion company
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Tropical Storm Gordon Batters South Florida
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Typhoon brings heavy rain, powerful winds to western Japan
Toyota Motor Corp. halted operations at most of its group plants, and Honda Motor Co. stopped its Suzuka plant in Mie prefecture. Strong winds brought down one company's storage facility in Shiga Prefecture, killing one man, according to local media .
Trump Again Lashes Out at Sessions
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