The recent weather report said that Hurricane Irma is found to be one of the most powerful Atlantic Hurricanes ever. The record books have already considered Hurricane Irma as Category 5 disaster. Its sustained winds travel at a speed of 175 miles per hour. It has been measured by its wind speed. When the hurricane first struck the Atlantic, Irma found to be with a sustained speed of 185 mph winds for more than 24 hours.
It is the highest record length of time for a hurricane in the Atlantic. Irma remained to be category 5 storms for more than 2 days which is also nearly a record. Reports told that Irma will make a landfall in Southern Florida as a hazardous major hurricane. Much of the State is going to get affected by the strong winds and it will bring life threatening storm gush. A prediction of 5-to-10 feet of storm surge has been made by hurricane center.
By: Bhavna Sharma