Hurricane Irma damage could be as high as $65 billion

Hurricane Irma’s monstrous 185 mph winds seemed to be the biggest menace as the storm inexorably made its way toward Florida earlier this month. But according to a study is by the information company CoreLogic, flooding wreaked the costliest damage to homes and businesses in the storm’s path. According to the analysis, the total insured and uninsured loss for both residential and commercial properties is estimated to be between $42.5 billion and $65 billion.
Miami, FL, USA
Issue: Climate Change Typology: Arenas
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