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Much as the unusually long period of torrential rainfall caused the most damage in Texas, the unusually long period of high winds is expected to take the greatest toll in Florida, the forecasting company said. The storm killed at least 119 people and prompted one of the largest evacuations due to a natural disaster in USA history - more than 3 million residents were evacuated from Texas and Louisiana. "I do know there are some aerial impact assessments being conducted as we go".
These important matters all deserve attention, but the issue that's hardly being discussed at all about Hurricane Harvey is that human-caused global warming and its effects on the climate have a central role in the storm's historic intensity. A lot of islands in that area have been seriously hit. There also are people who head into the disaster zone, Red Cross volunteers who help staff shelters and first-responders who join rescue efforts. You're under a voluntary recommended full, partial evacuation. "We sent them a note. We were able to get them fixed up".
Long said he has faith that Congress will move swiftly if there's a need for more money.
"We all were very emotional looking at it, and thought we should do it", he said.
Irma will "create further weakness in indicators that are already softening as the result of the hurricane", said Michelle Meyer, head of USA economics at Bank of America in NY, who trimmed the tracking estimate for this quarter by 0.4 percentage point to 2.5 percent.
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There are reports of flooding and three confirmed fatalities, which push the death toll from Irma to at least 13. Officials are advising drivers and pedestrians to get off the streets as wind speeds are starting to increase.
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