Hurricane Irma


Yet another extreme natural disaster has hit our news with Hurricane Irma battering the Caribbean. This is said to potentially have catastrophic effects as its the most powerful Atlantic storm in a decade. Its already caused major flooding and severe damage to buildings. Areas at risk of the hurricane are northern coasts of Haiti, northern and eastern coasts of Dominican Republic, the coast of Puerto Rico, the Leeward Islands and the Turks and Caicos Islands. The image below shows the unbelievable scale of the hurricane.