Nadine is moving toward the west-northwest near 9 miles per hour (15 kph), and this motion is expected to continue through tonight. Hurricane-force winds extended up to 45 miles (75 kilometres) from Michael's centre at the height of the storm.
A spokesperson for the Gadsden County Sheriff's Office said the man was in his mid-40s and had been at home with his wife, who authorities are now trying to reach. If Hurricane Florence was a slow-motion train wreck , Hurricane Michael is a 4-ton wrecking ball. The storm had picked up steam as it sped across the Gulf of Mexico toward the Florida Panhandle .
Hurricane Michael was upgraded to a Category 4 storm Wednesday ahead of its landfall and could cause " potentially catastrophic " damage to the state of Florida's panhandle, according to the National Hurricane Center (NHC). It was the most powerful hurricane to hit the continental U.S.in almost 50 years. Before landfall, Michael's pressure fell so low it looked like the winds were sure to pick up fast, said Ryan Maue, a meteorologist for weathermodels.com.
But after the failure last week, the Hubble is now left with only two fully-operational gyros. Osten said the team knew the gyroscope issue was imminent, but she sounds confident about overcoming this latest obstacle to Hubble's continuing operation.
It's a good idea to make sure all of your devices are charged, you have flashlights, and batteries and power outages are likely. "So my expectation is everybody gets taken care of". The storm was located about 30 miles (48 kilometers) northwest of Cuba's western tip and 520 miles (837 kilometers) south of Apalachicola, Florida.
Currently, the bulk of the forecast model guidance has the storm tracking southeast of the Maritimes, as well as Newfoundland this weekend. "Do not think you can survive it". At least 120,000 people along the Florida Panhandle were ordered to clear out on Tuesday as Hurricane Michael rapidly picked up steam in the Gulf of Mexico and closed in with winds of 110 miles per hour and a potential storm surge of 12 feet.