Aerial Irma Peak Intensity in Virgin Islands /w LIVE commentary

Climate State

First published at 15:16 UTC on September 13th, 2017.

Hurricane Irma's damages in the British Virgin Islands were extensive - during that time the storm hit peak intensity, 185 mph. Numerous buildings and roads were destroyed on the island of Tortola, which bore the brunt of the hurricane's core. This video features footage filmed by Hubert Haciski in Road Town, Tortola during and after the storm.

Hurricane #Irma now taking aim on the Virgin Islands. Maximum sustained winds remain at 185 MPH. #GOES16

Hurricane Irma

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