The crane collapsed and fell into the top of a building under construction, saidMiami City Manager Daniel Alfonso. The typically vibrant and thriving streets of Miami look devastated as walls of gray waters flood the downtown area.
"We evacuate for storm surge, not wind", hurricane center storm surge specialist Jamie Rhome said.
When they reported to work Tuesday, Whiteman's crews began gathering ladders, windows, doors, lumber and metal studs into bundles heavy enough to resist the wind gusts. According to the Weather Channel, Miami had seen reports of gusts above 130 miles per hour with several reports in the 100 miles per hour range.
Emergency personnel were unable to respond because of high winds, Miami-Dade County Director of Communications Mike Hernandez said. "For us that was the storm of a lifetime, not twice in my lifetime please", he said. And Irma still isn't done.
The next major city to expect the hurricane is Naples, Florida, another popular vacation spot.
"All the crane booms have been laid down [but] the crane on the barge at Lake Ivanhoe has been secured, tied back with steel cable, and anchored".
"I am very concerned about the west coast", Florida Governor Rick Scott told "Fox News Sunday".
"Tall structures are not particularly vulnerable except for damage from flying objects", Schofer said, "and fairly large objects will be boosted into the air with wind speeds like this".
Have you been following coverage of the storm? "Be prepared, listen to local evacuation advisories".
Clean-up teams were out at daybreak to clear the streets of debris, toppled traffic signals and downed trees left behind as the storm moved northwards and the floodwaters receded.
Petersburg area. Yet just because it avoided a direct hit doesn't mean Miami is not feeling the effects of Irma.
Newly unearthed ancient tomb with mummies unveiled in Egypt Additionally, the researchers found more than 1,000 wooden funerary statues that were found in a 3,500-year-old tomb near Luxor. A group of mummies from the 20 and 21 dynasties were also found, and a large well 8 meters deep. "This is not the end".
Announcing a special drive to boost tourism, Singh said, "We want Kashmiris to live a life of honour, sans terrorism". Singh said the government has launched "Bharat Ke Veer" programme to support the families of the martyrs.
Kylie Jenner may be the queen of a cosmetics empire, but she's not immune to self-doubt. "I had really small lips ". Now, in her own series Life of Kylie , Jenner let us in even further on her decision to plump up.
A rising Buddhist nationalism has fanned the flames, led by hard-line monks who scream that Muslims want to overtake the country. Sectarian violence between the Rohingya and Myanmar's Buddhist majority has flared repeatedly over the past two decades.
Now, as the United States seeks to inflict much sharper pain by cutting off North Korea's oil imports and textile exports, Mr. Putin also called for the re-implementation of global law and dialogue among concerned parties over the North Korea issue.
The quake was registered in local calculations has having a magnitude of 8.2, making it the largest to hit Mexico in 100 years. The most powerful quake to strike in around 100 years saw with tremors reported from Mexico City to San Salvador to the south.
A flyweight contender bout between Henry Cejudo and Wilson Reis was moved to the pay-per-view card, which begins at 7 p.m. Shevchenko is also a powerful striker, but relies a little more on her grappling game.
The anticipated big screen adaptation of Stephen King's IT smashed records at the box office during its opening weekend . Although It establishes the main character's fears, the film should've taken more time to develop majority .
Maybe we made some small changes during the game. "I'm not so concerned about it, we have a very good relationship. But teaching the players to adopt a different way of playing - in a different team shape - has been challenging.
Hurricane Harvey rescuers turned to walkie-talkie app Zello while working to save thousands trapped by floodwaters last week. The Austin-based push-to-talk app Zello proved to be reliable in Houston flood rescue efforts.
Myanmar denies Rohingya exist as an ethnic group and says those living in Rakhine are illegal migrants from Bangladesh. But Myanmar labels them "extremist Bengali terrorists" intent on carving out an Islamic enclave for the Rohingya.
Yunes said Saturday that there were no other reports of major damage, though he said some rivers had risen to near flood stage. It can take a minute for seismic waves from a quake's epicentre to reach the capital, several hundred kilometres away.
US-backed forces in Syria said Saturday they were launching an offensive against ISIS in the eastern city of Deir Ezzor. Government forces are trying to get to the nearest air base, still surrounded by the militants.
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Manchester United v FC Basel
Mourinho is taking part in the Champions League with a fifth different club after Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan and Real Madrid . Shaqiri admits the Spain goalkeeper is one of the best in his position but identified a weakness in his game, too.
Sopore encounter : 1 militant killed, operation continues
The encounter comes hours before the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh is to leave for a four day visit of Jammu and Kashmir . The minister will chair a meeting of security officers of the Army, paramilitary forces and state police in Srinagar .
Stephens claims Open title
Stephens used the word "insane" several times to describe her tale of rising from left foot surgery in January to a US Open crown. Ranked 83 at the start of the fortnight, she is the lowest ranked singles player to win a major since Kim Clijsters in 2009.
IPhone X, iPhone 8 names appear in Apple software codes
Flicking or swiping gestures could replace the home button function, enabling the handset face to appear nearly all-screen. According to 9to5Mac, the iOS 11 GM leak gives a peek into the iPhone 8 and other Apple devices ahead of Tuesday's launch.
Penn State fans hold fall wedding the right way
Barkley also had an 8-yard touchdown run with 14:54 left in the fourth quarter to put Penn State up by 22 points. That certainly seems to be his way of saying Penn State views Pitt as a little brother more than a worthy rival.