Delta Now a Category 2 Hurricane
Tropical Storm Delta intensified quickly between Monday and Tuesday into a Category 2 hurricane.
According to the National Hurricane Center, Delta is expected to hit the Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida coasts by the end of the week and become a "major hurricane", possibly CAT3, within the next 24 hours.
Residents are warned to prepare as Delta should bring heavy rains, dangerous storm surges and powerful winds.
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