Maria to become a major hurricane

  • Maria, which is expected to strengthen rapidly in the next two days, will strike the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean on Monday. According to media reports, Maria, which is currently a category one hurricane, will probably become a dangerous hurricane as it approaches the islands. Maria is more or less moving on the same path as that of Irma. While, hurricane warnings have been issued for St Kitts and Nevis, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Montserrat and Martinique, hurricane watch is in effect for St Martin, US and British Virgin Islands, St Barts, Saba, St Eustatius and Anguilla.

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