Storm Surge Pushes Onto Cayman Islands as Hurricane Grace Strengthens

The National Hurricane Center (NHC) confirmed Tropical Storm Grace became a hurricane over the northwestern Caribbean sea on Wednesday, August 18.

Video from the Cayman Islands shows a strong storm surge coming onto the shoreline on Wednesday morning.

Hurricane conditions, heavy rainfall, and a “dangerous” storm surge were expected across the Cayman Islands, the NHC said. The agency warned of possible mudslides in the Veracruz State in Mexico. Credit: @GannonRutty via Storyful

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