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October 10, 2018 11:00 AM Amtrak modifies Florida service due to Michael

WASHINGTON – Amtrak is adjusting service to Florida for the safety of its passengers and employees because of Hurricane Michael. Silver Star trains traveling from New York to Miami will operate from Miami to Jacksonville, Florida, beginning Wednesday. No alternate transportation will be provided between Jacksonville to New York. The Palmetto, which runs between 62

October 10, 2018 6:26 AM Michael strengthens into extremely dangerous Category 4 hurricane: NHC

(Reuters) - Michael has intensified into an extremely dangerous Category 4 hurricane on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale and is expected to strengthen further before making landfall in the Florida Panhandle or the Florida Big Bend area, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Wednesday. Michael, which is located about 170 miles (275 kilometers) 43

October 10, 2018 12:13 AM Hurricane Michael Gains Strength as It Takes Aim at North Florida

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—Hurricane Michael strengthened to a Category 3 storm over the Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday while bearing down on the Florida Panhandle, which was bracing for fierce winds and life-threatening flooding. The storm was expected to begin lashing the coast with tropical-storm force as soon as Tuesday night. Michael was then forecast to make landfall 44

October 9, 2018 11:41 PM LOOP suspends operations at Marine Terminal ahead of Hurricane Michael

(Reuters) - The Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP) on Tuesday said it has suspended operations at its marine terminal ahead of Hurricane Michael. “There are no other interruptions in receipts or deliveries at the Clovelly Hub,” the company said on its website. Oil producers - including Anadarko Petroleum Corp (APC.N), BHP Billiton (BLT.L), BP (BP.L) and Chevron 48

October 9, 2018 9:18 PM Michael intensifies into Category 3 hurricane: NHC

(Reuters) - Hurricane Michael is now a Category 3 hurricane on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday, adding that heavy rainfall is expected along the northeastern Gulf Coast. Michael was located about 270 miles (435 km) south-southwest of Apalachicola, Florida, with maximum sustained winds of 120 miles 42

October 9, 2018 6:46 PM Storm-weary Carolinas worry Michael could hurt rebuilding

FILE - In a Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 file photo, Shane Fernando takes a photo of fallen trees near his home in Wilmington, N.C., after Hurricane Florence made landfall. Fernando is worried about the approach of Hurricane Michael because he sustained tree damage to his house in Florence and has tarps covering parts of the exterior. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton 43

October 9, 2018 3:31 PM Hurricane Michael threatens the Gulf

"This is not normal": Hotel manager says water rises in Apalachicola before high tide Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, speaking at the Army's annual AUSA Meeting Tuesday, said they were "actively preparing for Hurricane Michael." "In rapid succession last year, Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria devastated the southern states and territories 49

October 8, 2018 10:32 PM Anadarko shuts two U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms ahead of Hurricane Michael

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Anadarko Petroleum Corp on Monday shut its Marlin and Horn Mountain oil and gas platforms in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and evacuated staff ahead of Hurricane Michael, the company said. Other offshore producers, including Exxon Mobil, BP and BHP Billiton also shut some production in preparation for the storm, which is anticipated to make landfall 58

October 8, 2018 6:15 PM Michael likely to strengthen into major hurricane Tuesday: NHC

(Reuters) - Hurricane Michael, already a Category 1 Atlantic hurricane, is forecast to gain major hurricane strength by Tuesday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday. The hurricane is currently located about 145 miles (230 km) northeast of Cozumel, Mexico, and packing maximum sustained winds of 75 miles per hour (120 km per hour) 41

October 8, 2018 2:54 PM Michael strengthens into hurricane: NHC

(Reuters) - Michael strengthened into a hurricane and was expected to gain further strength, with heavy rainfall and strong winds spreading across western Cuba and risk of life-threatening storm surge for the northeastern Gulf Coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Monday. Michael was located about 140 miles (220 kilometers) east-northeast 50