USA news live: NHC says 80% chance of cyclone near Florida – Times of India

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NHC says 80% chance of cyclone near Florida

A system located about 115 miles southwest of Apalachicola, Florida, has an 80% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the US National Hurricane Center said on Wednesday.

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