Hurricane Dorian: Five dead and 13,000 houses severely damaged in Bahamas – live updates
Reports an eight-year-old boy has been killed after Dorian made landfall at Great Abaco Island on Sunday
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New satellite images from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies at the University of Wisconsin, show Madison show the eye of the storm over Grand Bahama.
#GOESEast water vapor imagery is mapping a large dry air mass (orange) & trough (leading edge) that will help keep #HurricaneDorian offshore. Lots of places to get this data, we like @UW_AOS. And yes, Category 4 Hurricane #Dorian is starting to track northward. Fingers crossed. pic.twitter.com/9eEHhV3iby
Images are emerging of the devastation in the Bahamas. John Morales, who is the chief meteorologist at WTVJ NBC-6 in Miami, posted some pictures sent by a friend of his in the Bahamas, showing the size of the storm surge in Freeport, the main city on Grand Bahama.
Before and after of @HopeTownHL