Tropical storm Nicholas strengthens into Hurricane; Could produce “life-threatening flooding” across Gulf Coast

Tropical storm Nicholas strengthened into a hurricane late on Monday, and is set to batter the Gulf Coast of Texas and Louisiana with rising seawater and rains that could cause widespread and life-threatening flooding. The hurricane, carrying winds of 120kph was about southwest of Freeport Texas, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in a bulletin […]