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May 20, 2005

At least two killed in mudslides from Hurricane Adrian

The latest reports indicate that the two reported fatalities from Adrian occured before the hurricane had even made landfall. However, the mountains of Central America were quick to weaken the storm as soon as it made landfall. Below is a graph of the wind fields from the storm. However, please remember that it has been the rain, not the winds, that is the real killer in hurricanes.


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