Hurricane Matthew Lashes Haiti, Targets Cuba, US

Thousands sought emergency shelter on Tuesday as Hurricane Matthew lashed Haiti with 145-mph winds, a storm surge of up to 10 feet and torrential rain that is forecast to reach up to 40 inches in some spots.
1:19 | 10/04/16

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Transcript for Hurricane Matthew Lashes Haiti, Targets Cuba, US
We do say good. This morning on this Jews they were gonna start with a deadly weather situation right now in the Caribbean. A catastrophic strike from hurricane Matthew is imminent for Haiti and parts of Jamaica you can see the massive storm on the radar swirling. In the C packing winds of more than 140 miles per hour overnight in Jamaica the outer bands of Mathieu hit Kingston sending waves crashing. Into the coast gas stations are closed as police. Rescue people and try to take them to hire. Ground and we have this video from Haiti in the meantime taken right before sunset the sea is already rising. Even with the storm well off shore three people have already died in the Caribbean because of the storm. And people in Cuba are also preparing for the worst by boarding up buildings and filling sandbags. The storm is then expected to head toward Florida's East Coast activist Paul Williams is tracking the storm force Pollack you tell us. Good morning Candace Diane we take a look at the late is what we've heard is the spaghetti models. Were almost all the indicating that were pretty consistent with the moving across eastern portions of Cuba than right along the East Coast possibly skipping closer to North Carolina and it'll restart the to a category three by dead. And other news. We have severe storms expected throughout portions of Wichita on down towards Oklahoma City an up close towards Omaha believe or not with his potential Hilan central downpours this could possibly affect Matthew. Down the row Candace Diane.

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