El potente hurricane Fiona azotó en las primeras horas de este viernes a la isla caribeña de Bermudas con intensas lluvias y fuertes vientos, y continued his trajectory hacia las costas del noreste de Canadá.
Antes de golpear Bermudas, el Centro Nacional de Huracanes de Estados Unidos indicated that the category 4 hurricane sustained winds of 215 kilometers per hour with a speed of 20 kilometers per hour.
Las autoridades de la isla opened albergues, closed escuelas y oficinas antes de la llegada de Fiona.
The Prime Minister of Bermuda urged the population to be careful and keep an eye on the announcements of the authorities after the passing of the hurricane.
El Centro de Huracanes de Canada issued an alert for a hurricane that covers the coast of Nueva Escocia, Terranova and Isla del Príncipe Eduardo.
— National Hurricane Center (@NHC_Atlantic) September 23, 2022
Fiona could reach the coasts of Canada converted into a powerful post-tropical cyclone with hurricane-force winds.
Before arriving in Bermuda, Fiona caused grave flooding and damages in Puerto Ricowhich led the president of the United States, Joe Biden, to affirm on Thursday that the federal government is ready to help the recovery of the island.
At the moment, The hurricane Fiona has caused at least five deaths: two in Puerto Rico, two in the Dominican Republic and one in the archipelago of Guadalupe.
(Con información de teleSUR)