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Tropical storm Nate weakens but rain, floods to continue

A fast-moving storm called Nate brought flooding and power outages to the U.S. Gulf Coast early Sunday after it sloshed ashore outside Biloxi, Mississippi — the first hurricane to make landfall in that state since Katrina devastated the region 12 years ago. The storm hit Mississippi as a Category 1 hurricane with maximum sustained winds near 85 mph (140 kph) but weakened later to a tropical storm as it moved inland, the U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said. More than 100,000 residents in Mississippi and Alabama were without power following the arrival of Nate, but no deaths or injuries were reported early Sunday. click here to read the story 09:53

Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council Meeting, Biloxi, MS. , August 25 – 28, 2014

View Council Agenda here –  View Committees Agenda here – Click here to watch the meetings live  23:32