strongest hurricane ever recorded preparing to pwn coast of mexico

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  1. geo

    geo Well-Known Member

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    lol mexico :hw:

    http://www.cnn.com/2015/10/23/americas/hurricane-patricia/

    (CNN) With 200-mph sustained winds and even more powerful gusts, Hurricane Patricia was the strongest hurricane ever recorded by the U.S. National Hurricane Center as it bore down Friday on Mexico's Pacific coast.

    The Miami-based meteorological center, in its 8 a.m. advisory, warned of a "potentially catastrophic landfall in southwestern Mexico" later Friday. While its strength could fluctuate, "Patricia is expected to remain an extremely dangerous Category 5 hurricane through landfall."

    Patricia has potential to cause massive death and destruction to a large swath of the Mexican Pacific coast, including the tourist hot spots of Puerto Vallarta and Acapulco.

    Citing observations by hurricane hunters, Patricia is "the strongest hurricane on record in the National Hurricane Center's area of responsibility (AOR) which includes the Atlantic and the eastern North Pacific basins," according to a Friday morning forecast discussion.

    The closest contender, at this point, might be Hurricane Camille when it battered the U.S. Gulf Coast in 1969. Regardless, Patricia looks to be more powerful than Hurricane Andrew in 1992, Katrina in 2005 and many others.

    Patricia's intensity is comparable to Typhoon Haiyan, which hit the Philippines in 2013, the World Meteorological Organization tweeted. More than 6,000 people died in Haiyan, due largely to enormous storm surges that rushed through coastal areas.
     
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    Babs Well-Known Member

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    But, will it impact the USA? Thats all that matters :)
     
  3. Scott

    Scott Masshole Staff Member

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    No but we will pay for it.
     
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  4. geo

    geo Well-Known Member

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    cancel your vacay plans for Puerto Vallarta :coffee:
     
  5. Shivvy

    Shivvy 100k Post Club

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    Trumps plan is working :yes:

    send a hurricane to demolish the country and all the illegals here will go back to rebuild
     
  6. SorryBoff

    SorryBoff Well-Known Member

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    No wonder he's a billionaire. :jj:
     
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  7. Babs

    Babs Well-Known Member

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    Dammit!
     
  8. Babs

    Babs Well-Known Member

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    This is so unfair :pissed:
     
  9. HelloCleveland!

    HelloCleveland! Well-Known Member

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    It's a good thing they have the infrastructure capable of withstanding the storm.
     
  10. babybear

    babybear r.i.p 8/3/15, Wherewolf of AZ VIP

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    23 years here in a AZ and have never been to Mexico.
    heck the Mexicans here don't even want to visit there.
     
  11. geo

    geo Well-Known Member

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    you're just gonna have to go be beautiful somewhere else. :coffee:
     
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    Babs Well-Known Member

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    But how will the paparazzi find me tho?
     
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    Lemmy Douchebag Extraordinaire Gold

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    ".......at least they will get a bath."
    ".......they are good swimmers anyway."
    ".......wetbacks."
    etc.
     
  14. geo

    geo Well-Known Member

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    i just report the weather, beautiful person :grad:

    and magical nippage appearances.....@36 seconds :giggle:

     
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    Shivvy 100k Post Club

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    :jj:
     
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    Shivvy 100k Post Club

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    those things just slowly got hard didnt they :jj:
     
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    Babs Well-Known Member

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    Muggy got to her :ral:
     
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  18. freds

    freds you broke it VIP

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    i hope @PLZ callmeTED got out ahead of the storm. he was partying down there as of Wednesday night.

    check in, TED.
     
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  19. geo

    geo Well-Known Member

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    last i heard, he's still on a bender.

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  20. A Succulent Chinese Meal

    A Succulent Chinese Meal Oh, that's a nice headlock, sir. VIP

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    But it's so beautiful. My parents honeymooned there in 1958. They finally had sex 20 years later and I was born.
     
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