Hurricane Beryl heads for Yucatán Peninsula, threatens South Texas

The Washington Post July 5, 2024, 01:00 AM UTC

Summary: Hurricane Beryl passed Jamaica causing flooding and damage. Heading towards the Yucatán Peninsula, it weakened to a Category 2 hurricane with 110 mph winds. It is expected to hit Mexico and possibly South Texas. Beryl is the first hurricane of the 2024 season, breaking records for its early formation and intensity. The storm caused widespread destruction in the Caribbean, leaving at least eight people dead.

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  1. [1.5]
    'Miracle baby' found alive on highway; mother arrested (CTV News)
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    Mother arrested after son found dead, other son miraculously alive (The Mirror)
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    Mother faces murder charge after baby found crawling on highway (CTV News)
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    500,000 Houston residents face prolonged power outages post-Hurricane Beryl (The Washington Post)
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  5. [6.6]
    Hurricane Beryl's 16-day journey from Africa to Texas to Vermont (The Washington Post)
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  6. [0.9]
    1-year-old rescued after days beside Louisiana highway (The Washington Post)
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    One-year-old survives 2 days on highway, brother found dead (The Guardian US)
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  8. [3.0]
    Hurricane Beryl's remnants flood Vermont a year later (Castanet.net)
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  9. [4.4]
    Miracle baby survives Hurricane Beryl, brother dead, mother arrested (The Independent)
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  10. [3.7]
    Hurricane Beryl causes power outages, criticism in Texas (CNN)
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    'Miracle baby' found crawling by Louisiana highway, mom arrested (KABC-TV)
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    Baby survives 2 days alone on highway after crash (CTV News)
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    Baby survives 2 days alone by highway, brother found dead (The Associated Press)
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  14. [6.0]
    Hurricane Beryl devastates Caribbean and Texas, leaving fatalities (ABC News)
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  15. [1.6]
    Remnants of Hurricane Beryl bring heavy rain to Toronto (CP24)
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  16. [3.7]
    Power restored in Houston after Hurricane Beryl, storm spawns tornadoes (Castanet.net)
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  17. [2.1]
    Tropical Depression Beryl brings heavy rain, flooding to Illinois, Indiana (NBC Chicago)
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  18. [1.6]
    Hurricane Beryl kills eight, leaves three million without power (Daily Mail)
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  19. [3.5]
    Remnants of Hurricane Beryl bring flood threat to Ontario, Quebec (The Weather Network)
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  20. [3.7]
    Hurricane Beryl downgraded to tropical storm after hitting Texas (The Independent)
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  21. [2.7]
    Remnants of Hurricane Beryl to bring heavy rain to Ontario (The Weather Network)
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  22. [4.3]
    Hurricane Beryl makes final landfall in Texas (The Weather Network)
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  23. [4.5]
    Hurricane Beryl leaves 3 million Texas homes without power (CTV News)
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  24. [3.4]
    Hurricane Beryl hits near Corpus Christi, Texas as Category 1 (CNN)
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  25. [3.3]
    Hurricane Beryl hits Texas, downgraded to Tropical Storm (WESH 2 Orlando)
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  26. [4.1]
    Tropical Storm Beryl causes over 2 million power outages in Texas (CTV News)
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  27. [4.7]
    Tropical Storm Beryl hits Texas coast with strong winds (The Guardian)
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  28. [3.9]
    Hurricane Beryl hits Texas as Category 1, 750K without power (CTV News)
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  29. [4.3]
    Hurricane Beryl hits Texas coast, officials fear lack of evacuations (The Guardian)
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  30. [4.9]
    Hurricane Beryl hits Texas coast as Category 1 storm (The Associated Press)
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  31. [4.6]
    Hurricane Beryl makes landfall in Texas as Category 1 (The Independent)
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  32. [5.6]
    Hurricane Beryl strengthens to category 2, heading towards Texas (The Independent)
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  33. [3.9]
    Hurricane Beryl threatens Texas, may strengthen to Category 2 (The Independent)
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  34. [2.7]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to hit Texas as hurricane Sunday night (WESH 2 Orlando)
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  35. [3.3]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to become hurricane, hit SE Texas Monday (KPRC Click2Houston)
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  36. [4.2]
    Hurricane Beryl regains strength, threatens Texas after Caribbean devastation (TheJournal.ie)
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  37. [2.9]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to hit south Texas as category 1 (The Guardian)
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  38. [4.2]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to regain hurricane force, heading for Texas (GMA News Online)
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  39. [4.6]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to hit Texas, expected to regain hurricane strength (Castanet.net)
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  40. [2.7]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to impact Louisiana with rain and heat (WDSU New Orleans)
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  41. [4.6]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to become hurricane, heading for Texas (The Independent)
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  42. [3.3]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to hit Houston near hurricane strength (New York Post )
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  43. [3.8]
    Hurricane Beryl caused deaths in Caribbean, Texas on alert (Hindustan Times)
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  44. [3.2]
    Hurricane Beryl to hit Texas as Category One storm (WESH 2 Orlando)
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  45. [3.6]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to hit Texas as Category 1 hurricane (WESH 2 Orlando)
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  46. [1.8]
    Voluntary evacuation for west end of Galveston Island due to Beryl (KPRC Click2Houston)
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  47. [4.4]
    Hurricane Beryl devastates Caribbean islands, causing widespread damage (The Washington Post)
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  48. [4.3]
    Tropical Storm Beryl heads for Texas coast, causing devastation (The Guardian)
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  49. [3.6]
    Beryl to hit Texas coast as dangerous hurricane (The Washington Post)
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  50. [4.6]
    Hurricane Beryl makes landfall in Mexico, heads towards Texas (The Independent)
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  51. [5.1]
    Texas coast prepares for potential hit by Beryl (The Associated Press)
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  52. [4.6]
    Hurricane Beryl devastates Caribbean, UK pledges aid (The Guardian)
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  53. [3.5]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to hit South Texas with damaging winds (CNN)
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  54. [3.3]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to become hurricane, Texas Gulf Coast impact (KPRC Click2Houston)
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  55. [3.4]
    Acting Governor Dan Patrick declares disaster for Texas counties pre-Hurricane (KPRC Click2Houston)
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  56. [3.6]
    Hurricane Beryl threatens Houston, travelers advised to plan ahead (KPRC Click2Houston)
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  57. [6.4]
    Carriacou devastated by Hurricane Beryl, UN coordinating relief efforts (UN News)
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  58. [4.7]
    Beryl hits Yucatán, heads towards Texas as hurricane (The Washington Post)
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  59. [4.2]
    Hurricane Beryl makes landfall in Mexico, US impacts expected (CNN)
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  60. [5.2]
    Hurricane Beryl hits Mexico, heads to Northeastern Mexico/South Texas (The Washington Post)
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  61. [4.4]
    Hurricane Beryl, Category 2, heading for Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula (The Independent)
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  62. [4.4]
    Hurricane Beryl hits Caymans, heads to Mexico resorts, causing destruction (GMA News Online)
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  63. [4.7]
    Hurricane Beryl hits Jamaica, heads to Mexico, causing devastation (The Associated Press)
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  64. [3.8]
    Hurricane Beryl heads to Mexico, 7 dead, homes destroyed (CNBC)
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  65. [4.3]
    Hurricane Beryl causes devastation in Caribbean, heads towards Mexico (CTV News)
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  66. [3.0]
    Hurricane Beryl to impact Mexico and Texas, not Gulf Coast (WVTM13 Birmingham)
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  67. [4.6]
    Hurricane Beryl hits Jamaica, heads to Cayman Islands, US Gulf Coast (CNN)
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  68. [4.7]
    Hurricane Beryl devastates Jamaica, heads towards Mexico (The Independent)
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  69. [4.7]
    Hurricane Beryl hits Jamaica, heads to Caymans and Mexico (Inquirer.net)
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    Hurricane Beryl approaching Jamaica with devastating winds and storm surge (The Washington Post)
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  71. [4.2]
    Hurricane Beryl devastates Caribbean, at least four dead (The Guardian)
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  72. [4.9]
    Hurricane Beryl breaks records in Caribbean due to climate change (CNBC)
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  73. [5.0]
    Hurricane Beryl, earliest Category 5 storm, hits Caribbean islands (The Independent)
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  74. [5.5]
    Hurricane Beryl, Category 5 storm, hits Caribbean, kills two (CTV News)
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  75. [5.7]
    Hurricane Beryl, Category 5, heads to Jamaica after Caribbean devastation (CNN)
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  76. [5.8]
    Hurricane Beryl strengthens to Category 5, causes devastation in Caribbean (The Associated Press)
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  77. [4.3]
    Hurricane Beryl hits Grenada, causes major damage and one fatality (The Guardian)
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  78. [4.0]
    Hurricane Beryl hits Grenada as Category 4 storm (WESH 2 Orlando)
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  79. [4.8]
    Hurricane Beryl rapidly intensified as predicted by scientists (Vox.com)
    14d
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  80. [3.5]
    Hurricane Beryl hits Grenadine Islands as Category 4 storm (South Florida Sun Sentinel)
    14d
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  81. [5.4]
    Hurricane Beryl, earliest Category 4 storm, targets Caribbean islands (The Independent)
    14d

  82. [5.0]
    Hurricane Beryl, Category 3, threatens Caribbean with catastrophic impact (CNN)
    14d

  83. [5.5]
    Hurricane Beryl, first June Category 4, hits Caribbean (TheJournal.ie)
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  84. [4.9]
    Caribbean prepares for Category 4 Hurricane Beryl (DAWN.com)
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  85. [5.2]
    Hurricane Beryl intensifies to Category 4, threatens Caribbean islands (The Washington Post)
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  86. [4.8]
    Hurricane Beryl forecasted to become Category 4 storm (Hindustan Times)
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  87. [5.1]
    Hurricane Beryl forecast to reach Category 4 near southeast Caribbean (CityNews Toronto)
    15d

  88. [5.0]
    Hurricane Beryl threatens Caribbean with "extremely dangerous" conditions (RTÉ News)
    15d

  89. [4.3]
    Hurricane Beryl intensifies to Category 3, targets Caribbean (Orlando Sentinel)
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  90. [3.7]
    Hurricane Beryl forms, forecast to become Category 3 (Orlando Sentinel)
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  91. [5.2]
    Hurricane Beryl intensifying, poses major threat to Caribbean (CNN)
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  92. [4.2]
    Hurricane Beryl heads towards Barbados, flood alerts issued (Hindustan Times)
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  93. [4.9]
    Tropical Storm Beryl strengthens into Category 1 hurricane (CTV News)
    15d
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  94. [5.0]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to become major hurricane, heading towards Barbados (The Washington Post)
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  95. [4.6]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to become first hurricane of season (The Guardian)
    16d
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  96. [3.7]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to impact Lesser Antilles with severe weather (The Washington Post)
    16d
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  97. [3.1]
    Tropical Storm Beryl to become 'dangerous major hurricane' (South Florida Sun Sentinel)
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  98. [4.4]
    Tropical storm "Beryl" likely to form in Atlantic this weekend (The Washington Post)
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