Hurricane Maria heads to Puerto Rico

  • Amidst state of emergency in Puerto Rico, Governor Ricardo Rossello told on Tuesday that there is still time for Puerto Ricans to get to govt-run shelter. After wreaking havoc in Dominica, Hurricane Maria is heading west towards Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. A Category 5 storm with sustained wind speeds of 175 mph (281kph), Category 5 Hurricane Maria is set to make a landfall in Puerto Rico by Wednesday morning. The National Weather Service warned of life-threatening flooding having possible devastating impacts” on Tuesday evening.

    Hurricane Maria Path Map