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B. 09-08 Hurricane Irma: Cuba hit with strong winds and heavy rain Camaguey Archipelago, Cuba
C. 09-07 Hurricane Irma pummels Turks and Caicos islands Turks and Caicos, Caribbean
D. 09-07 Hurricane Irma causes devastation in the Caribbean Barbuda, Antigua & Barbuda
09-06 Hurricane Irma causes devastation across the Caribbean Barbuda, Antigua & Barbuda
F. 09-05 Hurricane Irma: Residents prepare for 'catastrophic' storm Puerto Rico
G. 09-04 Hurricane Irma: Caribbean islands brace for powerful storm Caribbean
H. 08-31 Hurricane Irma now Category 3 storm Lesser Antilles
I. 08-17 Boat overturns off Haiti; 6 dead and at least 10 missing Port-de-Paix, Haiti
J. 04-29 Cuban military plane crashes, killing 8 troops on board Candelaria, Artemisa, Cuba

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Hurricane Irma pummels Turks and Caicos islands Map of Turks and Caicos Caribbean  Irma has pummelled the Turks and Caicos Islands after leaving a trail of destruction across the Caribbean, killing at least 14 people Hurricane Irma causes devastation in the Caribbean. Antigua & Barbuda Hurricane Irma causes devastation across the Caribbean   Antigua & Barbuda: Irma is reducing buildings to rubble and leaving at least seven people dead. Barbuda is said to be 'barely habitable'. St Martin is almost d... Hurricane Irma: Residents prepare for 'catastrophic' storm. Puerto Rico Hurricane Irma: Caribbean islands brace for powerful storm Hurricane Irma now Category 3 storm. Lesser Antilles
Hurricane Irma: Cuba hit with strong winds and heavy rain Map of Camaguey Archipelago Cuba
Sep. 8
  The category five storm made landfall on the Camaguey Archipelago, off the north-eastern coast. But the Bahamas have largely been spared
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2017
Hurricane Irma: Residents prepare for 'catast...
Hurricane Irma: Residents prepare for 'catast...
Earthquake
2017 2017
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2017 2017
Health Disaster
2016
Hurricane Matthew: Haiti dead reach 800 as so...
Hurricane Matthew: Hundreds dead in Haiti s...
Hurricane Matthew: Struggle to reach worst-hi...
Hurricane Matthew: Haiti dead reach 800 as so...
Hurricane Matthew: Hundreds dead in Haiti s...
Hurricane Matthew: Struggle to reach worst-hi...
Earthquake
2016 2016
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2016 2016
Health Disaster
2015
Dominica badly hit by Tropical Storm Erika
Dominica badly hit by Tropical Storm Erika
Earthquake
2015 2015
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2015 2015
Health Disaster
2014
Unresponsive plane crashes off the coast of J...
Weather Related
2014 2014
Weather Related
Earthquake
2014 2014
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2014 2014
Health Disaster
2013
Cruise halted in Bahamas after fire
Weather Related
2013 2013
Weather Related
Earthquake
2013 2013
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2013 2013
Health Disaster
2012
Sandy kills 11 in Cuba, then batters Bahamas
Hurricane Sandy reaches Jamaica
Tropical Storm Isaac lashes Haiti
Sandy kills 11 in Cuba, then batters Bahamas
Hurricane Sandy reaches Jamaica
Tropical Storm Isaac lashes Haiti
Earthquake
2012 2012
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2012 2012
Health Disaster
2011
Irene batters Bahamas
Rains, flooding threaten Haiti
Irene batters Bahamas
Rains, flooding threaten Haiti
Earthquake
2011 2011
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2011 2011
Health Disaster
2010
45 people lynched amid cholera fears
French Haiti cholera report 'inconclusive'
Haiti cholera spreads over border
Haiti cholera protests target UN
New UN plea for Haiti cholera aid
Haiti capital cholera fears grow
Cholera death toll rises in Haiti
U.N.: Cholera in Haiti's capital 'worrying'
Haiti cholera outbreak kills 138
Girl, 16, pulled from rubble
Haiti capital earthquake toll 150,000
Victim rescue operation declared over
US to send 4,000 extra troops to Haiti
Desperate flood port hoping for way out
US marines arrive to bolster quake efforts
Rescued girl dies after bid to save her
Haiti capital 'flattened,' many feared dead
'Catastrophic' earthquake slams Haiti
Rain soaks Haiti as storm nears
National mourning month after earthquake
Haitian survived 4 weeks in rubble
Girl, 16, pulled from rubble
Haiti capital earthquake toll 150,000
Victim rescue operation declared over
US to send 4,000 extra troops to Haiti
Desperate flood port hoping for way out
US marines arrive to bolster quake efforts
Rescued girl dies after bid to save her
Haiti capital 'flattened,' many feared dead
'Catastrophic' earthquake slams Haiti
45 people lynched amid cholera fears
French Haiti cholera report 'inconclusive'
Haiti cholera spreads over border
Haiti cholera protests target UN
New UN plea for Haiti cholera aid
Haiti capital cholera fears grow
Cholera death toll rises in Haiti
U.N.: Cholera in Haiti's capital 'worrying'
Haiti cholera outbreak 'slowing'
Haiti cholera outbreak kills 138
2009
Fire rages at fuel depot
Weather Related
2009 2009
Weather Related
Earthquake
2009 2009
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2009 2009
Health Disaster
2008
At least 84 dead in school collapse
Ike bears down on Cuba again
Ike bears down on Cuba again
'Hundreds' killed by storm
Earthquake
2008 2008
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2008 2008
Health Disaster
2007
11 dead from Tropical Storm Noel
11 dead from Tropical Storm Noel
Earthquake
2007 2007
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2007 2007
Health Disaster
2005
Seaplane crashes off Miami Beach
160 believed dead in jet crash
Wilma turns into a hurricane
Earthquake
2005 2005
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2005 2005
Health Disaster
2004
Jeanne leaves more than 1,050 dead
1,000 people feared dead in flood town
Jeanne leaves more than 1,050 dead
Hurricane Ivan batters Jamaica
Earthquake
2004 2004
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2004 2004
Health Disaster
2001
Jet crashes, killing 260
Weather Related
2001 2001
Weather Related
Earthquake
2001 2001
Earthquake
Health Disaster
2001 2001
Health Disaster

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Hurricane Irma: Cuba hit with strong winds and heavy rain Map of Camaguey Archipelago Cuba


September 2017 ... more > Top ^
Sep. 8  
  The category five storm made landfall on the Camaguey Archipelago, off the north-eastern coast. But the Bahamas have largely been spared
Sep. 7   Hurricane Irma pummels Turks and Caicos islands Map of Turks and Caicos Caribbean
  Irma has pummelled the Turks and Caicos Islands after leaving a trail of destruction across the Caribbean, killing at least 14 people
  Hurricane Irma causes devastation in the Caribbean Map of Barbuda Antigua %26 Barbuda  Antigua & Barbuda: Hurricane Irma has caused widespread destruction across the Caribbean, reducing buildings to rubble and leaving at least nine people dead Sep. 6   Hurricane Irma causes devastation across the Caribbean Map of Barbuda Antigua %26 Barbuda
  Antigua & Barbuda: Irma is reducing buildings to rubble and leaving at least seven people dead. Barbuda is said to be 'barely habitable'. St Martin is almost destroyed
Sep. 5   Hurricane Irma: Residents prepare for 'catastrophic' storm   Puerto Rico: Islands in the Caribbean have made last-minute preparations for Hurricane Irma, the most powerful Atlantic storm in a decad Sep. 4   Hurricane Irma: Caribbean islands brace for powerful storm   Hurricane Irma has been upgraded to a powerful category four storm as warnings have been issued for several Caribbean islands

August 2017 ... more > Top ^
Aug. 31     Hurricane Irma now Category 3 storm  Lesser Antilles: 115 mph sustained winds and is forecast to be an 'extremely dangerous' storm for the next several days Aug. 17 Boat overturns off Haiti; 6 dead and at least 10 missing


April 2017 ... more > Top ^
Apr.29  Cuban military plane crashes, killing 8 troops on board

March 2017 ... more > Top ^
Mar.12 Bus fleeing fatal accident strikes crowd, kills at least 34
. Haiti

year 2016 Top ^



October 2016 ... more > Top ^
Oct.8  Hurricane Matthew: Haiti south '90% destroyed' Oct.7 Hurricane Matthew: Haiti dead reach 800 as south awaits aid
Oct.6   Hurricane Matthew: Hundreds dead in Haiti storm disaster Map of Roche-a-Bateau Haiti  The death toll in Haiti as a result of Hurricane Matthew - the most powerful Caribbean storm in a decade - has soared to more than 300, officials say Oct.5 Hurricane Matthew: Struggle to reach worst-hit parts of Haiti Oct.4 Hurricane Matthew: Category Four storm pounds Haiti Powerful Hurricane Matthew slams Cuba Oct.2  Hurricane Matthew threatens Haiti, Jamaica and Cuba

September 2016 ... more > Top ^
Sep.30  Powerful Hurricane Matthew on Caribbean track toward Jamaica Sep.21  Puerto Rico: Huge blackout after power plant fire

March 2016 ... more > Top ^
Mar.20  9 Cuban migrants die trying to reach US, 18 others rescued Mar.14  Puerto Rico officials find 7 tourists lost in popular forest

year 2015 Top ^

Oct.2  Ship with 33 people missing in Hurricane Joaquin Aug.28 Dominica badly hit by Tropical Storm Erika
Apr.9  Bodies washed ashore amid shipwreck fears

year 2014 Top ^

Sep.5 Unresponsive plane crashes off the coast of Jamaica
Jan.12  6.5-quake shakes Puerto Rico's northern coast

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.25  17 dead after boat flips in Caribbean Nov.30  Cuba says 2 dead as heavy rains collapse buildings Jul.31  Toxic Cuba 'rum' leaves seven dead May.27 Cruise halted in Bahamas after fire


year 2012 Top ^

Oct.25     Sandy kills 11 in Cuba, then batters Bahamas   Nine deaths occurred in Santiago de Cuba province and two bodies were recovered in Guantanamo state  Sandy packs punch as a strong Category 2 hurricane Oct.24 Hurricane Sandy reaches Jamaica
Oct.14  Tropical Storm Rafael pummels Virgin Islands Aug.25 Tropical Storm Isaac lashes Haiti Aug.23  Isaac threatens to bring more destruction to Haiti Aug.5 Tropical Storm Ernesto breezes past Jamaica  Jamaica under tropical storm warning

year 2011 Top ^

Dec.24  Haiti migrants found dead off Cuba's coast Aug.24 Irene batters Bahamas
 U.S. braces for 'huge' Hurricane Irene Aug.23  Fire destroys private home of Branson Aug.22  Hurricane hits Puerto Rico Aug.5 Rains, flooding threaten Haiti Aug.4  Emily unleashed heavy rains across Haiti Jul.17  Bahamas under tropical storm watch

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.23  45 people lynched amid cholera fears Dec.7  French Haiti cholera report 'inconclusive' Nov.24  Spreading cholera kills 1,415 in Haiti Nov.16 Haiti cholera spreads over border
. Dominican Republic Nov.15 Haiti cholera protests target UN Nov.12  New UN plea for Haiti cholera aid Nov.9  Tomas aftermath raises cholera concern Nov.8  Haiti tests for cholera in capital     Haiti capital cholera fears grow   A doctor in Haiti's capita has seen cases of suspected cholera, sparking fears that the epidemic has spread to the city Nov.6  Cholera death toll rises in Haiti Nov.4  Passenger plane crashes in Cuba  Rain soaks Haiti as storm nears Nov.2  Tomas leaves five dead on St. Lucia Oct.29  Tropical Storm Tomas forms in the Atlantic Oct.25  Fear amid Haiti cholera progress Oct.24 U.N.: Cholera in Haiti's capital 'worrying'  Haiti cholera outbreak 'slowing'  Official says cholera crisis stabilizing  Cholera death toll jumps in Haiti Oct.23  Cholera reaches Haiti's capital Oct.22     Haiti cholera outbreak kills 138
  The death toll from a cholera outbreak in Haiti has risen to more than 150 confirmed deaths.    All the reported cases are in the Artibonite and Central Plateau regions. Hosp...
Oct.21  Dozens dead in cholera outbreak Oct.13  Category 2 Paula heading for Cuba Feb.12  National mourning month after earthquake Feb.9  Haitian survived 4 weeks in rubble Jan.30  US halts Haiti victim evacuations Jan.27     Girl, 16, pulled from rubble   Haiti: French rescuers pulled from rubble a girl who they believe could have been trapped since the January 12 earthquake Jan.24 Haiti capital earthquake toll 150,000
Jan.23  Rescuers pull man alive after 11 days Victim rescue operation declared over. Haiti Jan.21  Haiti to relocate 400,000 homeless Jan.20   US to send 4,000 extra troops to Haiti   The US is sending another 4,000 sailors and marines for the earthquake relief effort, diverting them from deployments in the Gulf and Africa Desperate flood port hoping for way out. Haiti Jan.18 US marines arrive to bolster quake efforts. Haiti Jan.17  Top 2 U.N. officials in Haiti died in quake Jan.16  Security cause doctors to leave hospital  Outside Port-au-Prince, towns destroyed Jan.15 Rescued girl dies after bid to save her. Haiti  Digital fundraising still pushing Haiti relief Jan.14  Earthquake death toll 'may be 50,000' Jan.13     Haiti capital 'flattened,' many feared dead   Rescue workers struggled to clear rubble and bodies from the streets, where the death toll from 7.0-magnitude earthquake may exceed 100,000 Jan.12     'Catastrophic' earthquake slams Haiti Map of Port-au-Prince Haiti
  A 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck southern Haiti, knocking down buildings and power lines. Heavy damage and bodies in the streets of the capital.    Haiti's worst quake in two centuries seriously damaged the HQ of the UN mission and its personnel are missi...


year 2009 Top ^

Oct.23     Fire rages at fuel depot   Puerto Rico: It could take a week to extinguish a massive fire that sending a thick black cloud of smoke over large parts of metro San Juan Jul.28  Dozens missing as boat capsizes

year 2008 Top ^

Nov.7   At least 84 dead in school collapse   Haiti: 100 people have been injured. Rescuers planned to continue working into the night to dig out students and teachers buried in the rubble Sep.9 Ike bears down on Cuba again
Sep.7  Ike makes landfall as Category 3 hurricane Sep.6  Caribbean lashed by Hurricane Ike Sep.5 'Hundreds' killed by storm. Haiti Aug.30  Hurricane Gustav reaches Category 4  Cuba, Gulf Coast braced for Gustav

year 2007 Top ^

Oct.29   11 dead from Tropical Storm Noel  Dominican Republic: Cuba issued a tropical storm warning for the Camaguey, Las Tunas and Ciego de Avila provinces as the storm approached the island Oct.6  Bus in deadly collision with train Aug.19  Jamaicans start to feel hurricane Aug.18  Hurricane churns up the Caribbean

year 2005 Top ^

Dec.19 Seaplane crashes off Miami Beach
Oct.19  Hurricane Wilma 'strongest ever' Oct.18 Wilma turns into a hurricane Aug.16     160 believed dead in jet crash Map of Zulia Venezuela   Venezuela: The Colombian MD-82 aircraft carrying 160 people crashed in a remote area of western Venezuela Jul.8  Dennis lashes Cuba, kills 20 Mar.7  Prison fire 'kills 140'

year 2004 Top ^

Sep.22 Jeanne leaves more than 1,050 dead  Haiti: Workers used dump trucks to empty more than 100 bodies into a 14-foot-deep hole. Up to 1,250 people still missing Sep.20  Flood death toll nears 600 Sep.19  Jeanne batters Haiti; 54 dead Sep.13  Hurricane batters Cuba Sep.12  Ivan surges toward Cayman Islands Sep.11 Hurricane Ivan batters Jamaica
May.29  Weather holding up Caribbean aid May.28  Caribbean teams race against floods May.27   1,000 people feared dead in flood town  Haiti: At least 300 bodies have been found so far in the town of Mapou May.26  Carribean floods toll hits 900

year 2001 Top ^

Nov.12   Jet crashes, killing 260
Map of Queens New York  New York: An American Airlines plane crashed in a residential neighborhood after taking off, killing all 255 people on board Nov.4  Michelle menacing Cuba
before year 2000
Feb. 15, 1898   U.S.S. Maine blown up
Map of Havana Harbor Cuba  Cuba: The Maine is best known for her loss in Havana Harbor. She exploded without warning, and sank quickly, killing nearly three quarters of her crew


1,000 people feared dead in flood town  Haiti: At least 300 bodies have been found so far in the town of Mapou   Fire rages at fuel depot   Puerto Rico: It could take a week to extinguish a massive fire that sending a thick black cloud of smoke over large parts of metro San Juan Unresponsive plane crashes off the coast of Jamaica Seaplane crashes off Miami Beach   160 believed dead in jet crash Map of Zulia Venezuela   Venezuela: The Colombian MD-82 aircraft carrying 160 people crashed in a remote area of western Venezuela Jet crashes, killing 260 Map of Queens New York  New York: An American Airlines plane crashed in a residential neighborhood after taking off, killing all 255 people on board At least 84 dead in school collapse   Haiti: 100 people have been injured. Rescuers planned to continue working into the night to dig out students and teachers buried in the rubble   Girl, 16, pulled from rubble   Haiti: French rescuers pulled from rubble a girl who they believe could have been trapped since the January 12 earthquake Haiti capital earthquake toll 150,000 Victim rescue operation declared over. Haiti   US to send 4,000 extra troops to Haiti   The US is sending another 4,000 sailors and marines for the earthquake relief effort, diverting them from deployments in the Gulf and Africa Desperate flood port hoping for way out. Haiti US marines arrive to bolster quake efforts. Haiti Rescued girl dies after bid to save her. Haiti   Haiti capital 'flattened,' many feared dead   Rescue workers struggled to clear rubble and bodies from the streets, where the death toll from 7.0-magnitude earthquake may exceed 100,000   'Catastrophic' earthquake slams Haiti Map of Port-au-Prince Haiti




Caribbean, Disasters Flood Timeline ... See World Flood timeline Top ^
2004
Sep.20  Flood death toll nears 600
May.27
May.26  Carribean floods toll hits 900




Caribbean, Disasters Fire Timeline ... See World Fire timeline Top ^
2016
Sep.21  Puerto Rico: Huge blackout after power plant fire
2011
Aug.23  Fire destroys private home of Branson
2009
Oct.23
2005
Mar.7  Prison fire 'kills 140'




Caribbean, Disasters Aviation Disasters Timeline ... See World Aviation Disasters timeline Top ^
2017
Apr.29  Cuban military plane crashes, killing 8 troops on board
2014
Sep.5
2010
Nov.4  Passenger plane crashes in Cuba
2005
Dec.19
Aug.16
2001
Nov.12




Caribbean, Disasters Structure Collapse Timeline ... See World Structure Collapse timeline Top ^
2008
Nov.7




Caribbean, Disasters Earthquake Timeline ... See World Earthquake timeline Top ^
2014
Jan.12  6.5-quake shakes Puerto Rico's northern coast
2010
Feb.12  National mourning month after earthquake
Jan.27
Jan.24
Jan.23
Jan.21  Haiti to relocate 400,000 homeless
Jan.20
Jan.20
Jan.18
Jan.17  Top 2 U.N. officials in Haiti died in quake
Jan.16  Security cause doctors to leave hospital
Jan.16  Outside Port-au-Prince, towns destroyed
Jan.15
Jan.15  Digital fundraising still pushing Haiti relief
Jan.14  Earthquake death toll 'may be 50,000'
Jan.13
Jan.12
  A 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck southern Haiti, knocking down buildings and power lines. Heavy damage and bodies in the streets of the capital.    Haiti's worst quake in two centuries seriously damaged the HQ of the UN mission and its personnel are missi...




Caribbean, Disasters Railroad Disasters Timeline ... See World Railroad Disasters timeline Top ^
2007 Oct.6  Bus in deadly collision with train



Caribbean, Disasters Highway Disaster Timeline ... See World Highway Disaster timeline Top ^
2017 Mar.12 Bus fleeing fatal accident strikes crowd, kills at least 34
. Haiti



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2010 Dec.23  45 people lynched amid cholera fears Dec.7  French Haiti cholera report 'inconclusive' Nov.24  Spreading cholera kills 1,415 in Haiti Nov.16 Haiti cholera spreads over border
. Dominican Republic Nov.15 Haiti cholera protests target UN Nov.12  New UN plea for Haiti cholera aid Nov.9  Tomas aftermath raises cholera concern Nov.8  Haiti tests for cholera in capital Nov.8   Haiti capital cholera fears grow   A doctor in Haiti's capita has seen cases of suspected cholera, sparking fears that the epidemic has spread to the city Nov.6  Cholera death toll rises in Haiti Oct.25  Fear amid Haiti cholera progress Oct.24 U.N.: Cholera in Haiti's capital 'worrying' Oct.24  Haiti cholera outbreak 'slowing' Oct.24  Official says cholera crisis stabilizing Oct.24  Cholera death toll jumps in Haiti Oct.23  Cholera reaches Haiti's capital Oct.22   Haiti cholera outbreak kills 138
  The death toll from a cholera outbreak in Haiti has risen to more than 150 confirmed deaths.    All the reported cases are in the Artibonite and Central Plateau regions. Hosp...
Oct.21  Dozens dead in cholera outbreak



Caribbean, Disasters Poison Accident Timeline ... See World Poison Accident timeline Top ^
2013 Jul.31  Toxic Cuba 'rum' leaves seven dead



Caribbean, Disasters Rescue Timeline ... See World Rescue timeline Top ^
2016 Mar.14  Puerto Rico officials find 7 tourists lost in popular forest 2010 Feb.9  Haitian survived 4 weeks in rubble Jan.30  US halts Haiti victim evacuations Jan.23  Rescuers pull man alive after 11 days 2008 Aug.30  Hurricane Gustav reaches Category 4 2004 May.29  Weather holding up Caribbean aid May.28  Caribbean teams race against floods



Caribbean, Disasters Sea Disaster Timeline ... See World Sea Disaster timeline Top ^
2017 Aug. 17 Boat overturns off Haiti; 6 dead and at least 10 missing
2016 Mar.20  9 Cuban migrants die trying to reach US, 18 others rescued 2015 Apr.9  Bodies washed ashore amid shipwreck fears 2013 Dec.25  17 dead after boat flips in Caribbean May.27 Cruise halted in Bahamas after fire 2011 Dec.24  Haiti migrants found dead off Cuba's coast 2009 Jul.28  Dozens missing as boat capsizes 1898 Feb. 15, 1898   U.S.S. Maine blown up
Map of Havana Harbor Cuba  Cuba: The Maine is best known for her loss in Havana Harbor. She exploded without warning, and sank quickly, killing nearly three quarters of her crew



Caribbean, Disasters Weather Related Timeline ... See World Weather Related timeline Top ^
2017 Sep. 8 Hurricane Irma: Cuba hit with strong winds and heavy rain
Map of Camaguey Archipelago Cuba
  The category five storm made landfall on the Camaguey Archipelago, off the north-eastern coast. But the Bahamas have largely been spared
Sep. 7 Hurricane Irma pummels Turks and Caicos islands Map of Turks and Caicos Caribbean
  Irma has pummelled the Turks and Caicos Islands after leaving a trail of destruction across the Caribbean, killing at least 14 people
Sep. 7 Hurricane Irma causes devastation in the Caribbean Map of Barbuda Antigua %26 Barbuda  Antigua & Barbuda: Hurricane Irma has caused widespread destruction across the Caribbean, reducing buildings to rubble and leaving at least nine people dead Sep. 6 Hurricane Irma causes devastation across the Caribbean Map of Barbuda Antigua %26 Barbuda
  Antigua & Barbuda: Irma is reducing buildings to rubble and leaving at least seven people dead. Barbuda is said to be 'barely habitable'. St Martin is almost destroyed
Sep. 5 Hurricane Irma: Residents prepare for 'catastrophic' storm   Puerto Rico: Islands in the Caribbean have made last-minute preparations for Hurricane Irma, the most powerful Atlantic storm in a decad Sep. 4 Hurricane Irma: Caribbean islands brace for powerful storm   Hurricane Irma has been upgraded to a powerful category four storm as warnings have been issued for several Caribbean islands Aug. 31   Hurricane Irma now Category 3 storm  Lesser Antilles: 115 mph sustained winds and is forecast to be an 'extremely dangerous' storm for the next several days 2016 Oct.8  Hurricane Matthew: Haiti south '90% destroyed' Oct.7 Hurricane Matthew: Haiti dead reach 800 as south awaits aid Oct.6 Hurricane Matthew: Hundreds dead in Haiti storm disaster Map of Roche-a-Bateau Haiti  The death toll in Haiti as a result of Hurricane Matthew - the most powerful Caribbean storm in a decade - has soared to more than 300, officials say Oct.5 Hurricane Matthew: Struggle to reach worst-hit parts of Haiti Oct.4 Hurricane Matthew: Category Four storm pounds Haiti Oct.4 Powerful Hurricane Matthew slams Cuba Oct.2  Hurricane Matthew threatens Haiti, Jamaica and Cuba Sep.30  Powerful Hurricane Matthew on Caribbean track toward Jamaica 2015 Oct.2  Ship with 33 people missing in Hurricane Joaquin Aug.28 Dominica badly hit by Tropical Storm Erika 2013 Nov.30  Cuba says 2 dead as heavy rains collapse buildings 2012 Oct.25   Sandy kills 11 in Cuba, then batters Bahamas   Nine deaths occurred in Santiago de Cuba province and two bodies were recovered in Guantanamo state Oct.25  Sandy packs punch as a strong Category 2 hurricane Oct.24 Hurricane Sandy reaches Jamaica Oct.14  Tropical Storm Rafael pummels Virgin Islands Aug.25 Tropical Storm Isaac lashes Haiti Aug.23  Isaac threatens to bring more destruction to Haiti Aug.5 Tropical Storm Ernesto breezes past Jamaica Aug.5  Jamaica under tropical storm warning 2011 Aug.24 Irene batters Bahamas Aug.24  U.S. braces for 'huge' Hurricane Irene Aug.22  Hurricane hits Puerto Rico Aug.5 Rains, flooding threaten Haiti Aug.4  Emily unleashed heavy rains across Haiti Jul.17  Bahamas under tropical storm watch 2010 Nov.4  Rain soaks Haiti as storm nears Nov.2  Tomas leaves five dead on St. Lucia Oct.29  Tropical Storm Tomas forms in the Atlantic Oct.13  Category 2 Paula heading for Cuba 2008 Sep.9 Ike bears down on Cuba again Sep.7  Ike makes landfall as Category 3 hurricane Sep.6  Caribbean lashed by Hurricane Ike Sep.5 'Hundreds' killed by storm. Haiti Aug.30  Cuba, Gulf Coast braced for Gustav 2007 Oct.29 11 dead from Tropical Storm Noel  Dominican Republic: Cuba issued a tropical storm warning for the Camaguey, Las Tunas and Ciego de Avila provinces as the storm approached the island Aug.19  Jamaicans start to feel hurricane Aug.18  Hurricane churns up the Caribbean 2005 Oct.19  Hurricane Wilma 'strongest ever' Oct.18 Wilma turns into a hurricane Jul.8  Dennis lashes Cuba, kills 20 2004 Sep.22 Jeanne leaves more than 1,050 dead  Haiti: Workers used dump trucks to empty more than 100 bodies into a 14-foot-deep hole. Up to 1,250 people still missing Sep.19  Jeanne batters Haiti; 54 dead Sep.13  Hurricane batters Cuba Sep.12  Ivan surges toward Cayman Islands Sep.11 Hurricane Ivan batters Jamaica 2001 Nov.4  Michelle menacing Cuba