Record breaking Hurricane Irma is currently hitting the headlines for being the most powerful tropical storm recorded in the Atlantic. Below are a collection of links and resources about Hurricane Irma.
First Harvey, now Irma. Why are so many hurricanes hitting the U.S.?
Why Irma is so strong and other questions about hurricanes – Fox News
Hurricane Irma’s epic size is being fuelled by global warming – New Scientist
FIRST HURRICANE HARVEY, NOW IRMA: IS CLIMATE CHANGE TO BLAME FOR DESTRUCTIVE STORMS? – Newsweek
Hurricane Irma has become so strong it’s showing up on seismometers used to measure earthquakes – Independent
Hurricane Irma: ‘superstorm’ causes devastation in Caribbean and heads to Florida – live – The Guardian
Irma – Live updates from the Independent
Irma: Airline ticket prices surge up to 600% as incoming hurricane sparks mass evacuations
All Hurricane Irma information on The Independent
All Hurricane Irma information on The Guardian
9/6 2pm: Latest estimates of when tropical-storm-force winds could arrive & are most likely to arrive with #Irma https://t.co/tW4KeGdBFb pic.twitter.com/IrntA1wIBD
— NHC Atlantic Ops (@NHC_Atlantic) September 6, 2017
This incredible video shows conditions on the island of St. Martin during Hurricane #Irma this morning. pic.twitter.com/6YeWdd6ieF
— AccuWeather (@accuweather) September 6, 2017
They definitely fasten their seat-belts. This is what #HurricaneIrma looks like from a hurricane hunting plane. pic.twitter.com/JvIuEqaeJK
— BBC Weather (@bbcweather) September 6, 2017
Irma: Category 5 hurricane flattens ‘most solid buildings’ on Caribbean’s Saint Martin island – Independent
Hurricane categories tell only part of the story — here’s the damage storms like Irma and Harvey can do
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