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USTrump's Mar-a-Lago resort faces potential threat as Hurricane Dorian approaches

02:01  30 august  2019
02:01  30 august  2019 Source:   thehill.com

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A hurricane watch was also in effect for the US Virgin Islands. Trump declared an emergency on Tuesday night and ordered federal assistance for On Tuesday morning, Trump had tweeted about Dorian , and seemed to complain about the cost of hurricane recovery efforts in Puerto Rico, which

Mar - a - Lago (/ˌmɑːrəˈlɑːɡoʊ/) is a resort and national historic landmark in Palm Beach, Florida, built from 1924 to 1927 by cereal-company heiress and socialite Marjorie Merriweather Post.

Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort faces potential threat as Hurricane Dorian approaches© Getty Images Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort faces potential threat as Hurricane Dorian approaches

President Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort faces a potential threat from Hurricane Dorian, which is expected to make landfall in Florida this weekend.

The storm, which officials say could become a Category 4 hurricane by the time it reaches the Florida coast, is likely to land in Melbourne, Fla. - which sits about 115 miles north of Trump's Palm Beach resort, the Tampa Bay Times reports.

It's unclear where exactly the storm will hit and how strong it will become, and Mar-a-Lago sits in the "cone of uncertainty" as Dorian takes shape in the coming days, according to the Times.

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Mar - a - Lago . Trump National Doral Miami. The main building at Mar - a - Lago will be safe – at least for 30 years – but the flooding will restrict access to the building and impact infrastructure, Coastal Risk Consulting said. The resort could face tidal flooding and storm surges for 97 days a year, while its

President Donald Trump ' s Mar - a - Lago resort , seen from the mainland, in Palm Beach, Florida. President Donald Trump once said he got million in a hurricane damage insurance payout for his Mar - a - Lago resort in Florida, but an Associated Press investigation couldn't find much evidence of

Trump tweeted Thursday that people should "follow State and Federal instructions," as the storm will be "a very big hurricane, perhaps one of the biggest!"

Trump also on Thursday canceled his scheduled weekend trip to Poland due to the approaching hurricane, which missed Puerto Rico directly but looks to attack the eastern coast of Florida.

Florida authorities on Wednesday declared a state of emergency ahead of the hurricane.

The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment from The Hill.

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