Tropical Storm Nate kills at least 22 as storm moves toward US
12:25, Friday, 06 October, 2017
Tropical Storm Nate, which formed Thursday and is projected to possibly hit the U.S. Gulf Coast this weekend as a hurricane, has left at least 22 people dead as it makes its way across Central America. As of the National Hurricane Center’s 8 p.m. ET advisory, Tropical Storm Nate is about 45 miles west of Puerto Lempira, Honduras, and 390 miles south-southeast of Cozumel, Mexico. With maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour, the storm continues to move north-northwest at 10 mph. “On the forecast track, the center of Nate should move across eastern Honduras this evening and over the northwestern Caribbean Sea tonight and Friday,” the Center said.