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United States : Hurricane : 2008/09/10

GLIDE:  TC-2008-000151-USA

Duration 2008/09/10
Country or District United States
Name Hurricane
Outline Forecasters say Hurricane Ike could slam into the Texas coast - south of Galveston - as a powerful Category 3 storm. About 15,000 residents were leaving Galveston's Brazoria County on 10 September 2008 after a mandatory evacuation order was issued.
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Reuters AlertNet 2008/09/16
The death toll in the wake of Hurricane Ike rose to 30 in Texas on 16 September 2008.

CNN.com 2008/09/10
About 15,000 residents were leaving Galveston\'s Brazoria County on 10 September 2008 after a mandatory evacuation order was issued.