Amid a shortage of workers, companies are relying on longer shifts—which can deplete the ranks of their existing employees.
After reduction to the official measurement height of 10 m, this would still rank as one of the highest surface gusts ever measured in a hurricane. Record: 211 mph, Hurricane Gustav, 2008, Cuba. 2nd place: 186 mph, Long Island Express Hurricane, Blue Hill Observatory, MA, 1938. According to Sim Aberson of NOAA’s Hurricane Research Division, […]