RACE RELATIONS BLOG: 3 dead, millions without power as Hurricane Katrina slams South Florida (story)

Thursday, August 25, 2005

3 dead, millions without power as Hurricane Katrina slams South Florida (story)


HOLLYWOOD, Florida (CNN) -- Hurricane Katrina lumbered ashore Thursday evening with punishing winds and torrential rain in densely populated southeast Florida, leaving at least two people dead and more than 1 million without electricity.

2 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

is a hurricane like typhoon

3:24 AM  
Anonymous Ntombe Mgunane said...

Hurricane:
A severe tropical cyclone originating in the equatorial regions of the Atlantic Ocean or Caribbean Sea or eastern regions of the Pacific Ocean, traveling north, northwest, or northeast from its point of origin, and usually involving heavy rains.

Typhoon:
A tropical cyclone occurring in the western Pacific or Indian oceans

4:53 PM  

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