By JOHN SCHWARTZ September 10, 2017 For much of last week, the predicted track of Hurricane Irma snaked across Florida from south to north. When it seemed to be headed toward Miami, residents on the Atlantic Coast feared the worst, and many on the west side...
A mix of meteorological conditions has conspired over the past week to make the storm unusually large and powerful.
One of the most potent Atlantic Ocean hurricane ever recorded battered the Turks and Caicos on Friday.
The death toll is at least 11, and nearly 70 percent of households in Puerto Rico were without power.
A wealth of data is available at your fingertips on the internet, but individual data points can be misleading.