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Hurricane Michael may be the worst storm to ever hit the Florida panhandle, warns FEMA chief

Hurricane Michael has made landfall in Florida — and it's looking to be a historically powerful storm.

Brock Long, the administrator of FEMA, told President Trump on Wednesday that Michael looks to be the most intense storm the Florida panhandle has seen in 167 years, calling it a "Gulf Coast hurricane of the worst kind," per CNN. There have been no recorded instances of a Category 4 hurricane hitting the Florida panhandle going back to 1851, per The Washington Post. But Michael is a Category 4 and just a few miles...

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News Posted By: theweek - Wednesday, 10 October, 2018