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Jose has been upgraded to a Category 4 hurricane

Hurricane Irma (left) and Hurricane Jose are pictured in the Atlantic Ocean in this Sept. 7, 2017, NOAA satellite handout photo.
By Reuter, Special to the BDN

Hurricane Jose has gained in strength and intensified into an extremely dangerous Category 4 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson wind scale, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in its latest advisory Friday.

Jose is about 435 miles east-southeast of the Northern Leeward Islands with maximum sustained winds of 150 mph, the Miami-based weather forecaster said.

Watch for updates.


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