Live Updates: Hurricane Michael Makes Landfall on Florida’s Gulf Coast

Live Updates: Hurricane Michael Makes Landfall on Florida’s Gulf Coast

Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle with terrifying winds …Joe Raedle/Getty Images10 Oct 201816658

Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle with terrifying winds of 155 mph Wednesday, splintering homes and submerging neighborhoods before continuing its destructive charge inland across the Southeast. It was the most powerful hurricane to hit the continental United States in nearly 50 years and at least one death was reported during its passage. Follow Breitbart News for updates on the storm’s progress and stories from the people in its path.

Live Wire Highlights:

• National Weather Service in Tallahassee issues its first-ever Extreme Wind Warning
• One person has died due to the storm
• Tallahassee mayor Andrew Gillum takes shot at “partisan” President Trump on MSNBC
• Hurricane Michael makes landfall near Panama City Beach with wind speeds just below Category 5 threshold
• It is the first Category 4 hurricane in recorded history to make landfall in Florida’s Panhandle
• Over 30,000 people lost power in Tallahassee
• Michael weakens to a tropical storm as it moves into Georgia and Alabama

https://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2018/10/10/live-updates-hurricane-michael-makes-landfall-on-floridas-gulf-coast/

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