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Hurricane in Nicaragua

Tuesday, 04 September 2007

Type of Event:
Hurricane
Location of Event:
Nicaragua
Date of Charter Activation:
04/09/2007 17:00 UTC
Charter Requestor:
SIFEM
Project Management:

Description of the event

Hurricane Felix hit the coast of Nicaragua and Honduras on 4 September. Felix made landfall at 8 a.m. north of the small port of Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua. Hurricane Felix was classified a category 5 storm. Media provisionally reported 4 people dead and 38,000 people evacuated.