Tuesday, October 27

tropical storm isaias

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Tropical storm Isaías strikes eastern U.S., killing at least 4 – The Canadian News

At least four people were killed when Tropical Storm Isaías created tornadoes and dumped rain Tuesday along the east coast of the United States after making landfall as a hurricane in North Carolina, causing flooding and fires that displaced dozens of people. . Two people were killed when Isaías caused a tornado that struck a mobile home park in North Carolina. Authorities said two other people were killed by falling trees downed by the storm in Maryland and New York City. Isaías sustained maximum winds of up to 105 kph (65 mph) more than 18 hours after making landfall, but they were reduced to maximum winds of 50 mph at 8 p.m. EDT Tuesday, according to the National Hurricane Center. The center of the storm was passing through central Vermont, moving north-northeast at abou...