Hurricane Isaac heads toward Atlantic Canada
Sunday, October 1, 2006
Forecasters said Isaac should stay to the east of Bermuda, but the and Newfoundland could feel the outer edges of the storm.
"Some areas ofcould feel the outer reaches of Isaac by sometime Monday or Tuesday. It was expected to strengthen slightly before then," said hurricane specialist Eric Blake.
Three years ago the Maritimers suffered through. On September 29, 2003, in Nova Scotia, Juan killed two people, smashed buildings and left about 300,000 homes and businesses without power.
The Atlantic hurricane season began on June 1 and ends November 30. Isaac had top sustained winds near 75 kilometres per hour by 11 p.m. U.S. said. Isaac is the fifth hurricane and the ninth named storm of the 2006 Atlantic hurricane season.( −5), the
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