Hurricane Nicholas Is Heading For The Gulf Coast

Hurricane Nicholas Is Heading For The Gulf Coast

Nicholas has strengthened into a Category 1 hurricane ahead of its expected landfall in Texas. The storm has top sustained winds of 120-kilometres-per-hour. The state has placed rescue teams and resources in the Houston area and along the Texas Gulf Coast. Coastal areas in Mexico and storm-battered Louisiana also are expected to see heavy rain and flooding from Nicholas. Louisiana is under a state of emergency.

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