Howling Winds Rip Through San Juan After Hurricane Maria Makes Landfall

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Howling winds and heavy rains whipped across Puerto Rico on September 20 after Hurricane Maria made landfall on the island as a Category 4 storm that morning.

The National Weather Service issued extreme wind and flash flood warnings as the storm was about to make landfall. The storm crossed the US Virgin Islands as a Category 5 hurricane before weakening slightly but remaining extremely dangerous.

This video was described as showing conditions in Puerto Nuevo, a neighborhood in the capital city of San Juan. Credit: Instagram/Joey_Rodoj via Storyful