Deadly Hurricane Nate bears down on Mexico, US

Nate reached hurricane status as it bore down on popular Mexican beach resorts and headed for the US Gulf Coast early Saturday after dumping heavy rains on Central America and leaving at least 28 people dead. Nate forced thousands from their homes, uprooted trees, knocked out bridges and turned roads into rivers in Nicaragua.

Trump visits Texas disaster zone before Harvey return

President Donald Trump flies into storm-ravaged Texas in a show of solidarity and leadership in the face of the deadly devastation wrought by Harvey — as the battered US Gulf Coast braces for even more torrential rain.

US: Hurricane Harvey seen from space

Hundreds of thousands of people on the US Gulf Coast were urged to flee the path of Hurricane Harvey as Texas and Louisiana braced for “catastrophic” flooding from the powerful category two storm barreling in to shore.

‘Disaster’ looms as Hurricane Harvey bears down on Texas

Hundreds of thousands of people on the US Gulf Coast are urged to flee the path of Hurricane Harvey as Texas and Louisiana braced for “catastrophic” flooding from the powerful category two storm barreling in to shore.

Weather: Beaufort scale

A large swath of the US Gulf Coast hunkers down as Hurricane Harvey barrels towards Texas and Louisiana — an area that processes some seven million barrels of oil a day.VIDEOGRAPHIC