Hurricane Maria Blows By Turks and Caicos

Hurricane force winds reached the Turks and Caicos islands on Friday, September 22, as Hurricane Maria’s top sustained winds held at 125mph. At 8am, the center of the storm was 30 miles from Grand Turk Island.

Forecasters said Maria should begin weakening as it crosses into a cooler wake left behind by Hurricane Jose. Credit: CIRA/RAMMB/NOAA via Storyful