Tropical Storm Warning Issued for NYC Area as Hurricane Hermine Nears
New York: A tropical storm warning was issued for New York City, Long Island and parts of Westchester County as Hurricane
Hermine barreled toward the Northeast region Saturday. Hermine has already caused two deaths, damaged properties and left hundreds of thousands without electricity from Florida to Virginia. It also spawned a tornado in North Carolina. By 8pm Saturday, Hermine ’s top sustained winds had increased again to 70mph as it moved east-northeast at 12mph. The storm was centred about 195 miles southeast of Ocean City, Maryland.