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Hurricane Nana hits Belize, then weakens over Guatemala

Hurricane Nana hits Belize, then weakens over Guatemala

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Hurricane Nana has made landfall in Belize and is now pushing across Guatemala as a tropical depressionByThe Associated PressSeptember 3, 2020, 9:44 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articlePUNTA GORDA, Belize -- Hurricane Nana made landfall in Belize, pelting a relatively sparsely populated stretch of the country's coast with heavy rain and wind, before weakening to a tropical depression while pushing across Guatemala on Thursday.The U.S. National Hurricane Center reported that Nana hit land between the coastal towns of Dangriga and Placencia shortly after midnight at an area around 50 miles (80 kilometers) south of Belize City with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph (120 kph), making it barely a hurricane. The storm was moving westward at 15 mph (24 kph).Later, Nan...
Tropical Storm Nana headed for Belize

Tropical Storm Nana headed for Belize

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Tropical Storm Nana is barreling westward just off the coast of Honduras on a collision course with the tiny nation of BelizeByThe Associated PressSeptember 2, 2020, 9:46 PM• 1 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleMEXICO CITY -- Tropical Storm Nana barreled westward Wednesday just off the coast of Honduras on a collision course with the tiny nation of Belize.The U.S. National Hurricane Center reported that Nana was located about 155 miles (250 kilometers) east of Belize City with sustained winds of 60 mph (95 kmh). The storm was moving at 15 mph (24 kmh) and was expected to strengthen throughout the day and could make landfall in Belize as a hurricane late Wednesday or early Thursday.Belize had issued a hurricane warning for its coastline. Nana was 65 miles (110 kilom...