Hurricane Maria now a Category 4 hurricane.

ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) Hurricane Maria strafed the small island of Dominica with catastrophic winds overnight, charging into the eastern Caribbean on a course that threatens islands already devastated by Hurricane Irma. Forecasters are warning of the possibility of a direct hit on Puerto Rico. Fierce winds and rain lashed mountainous Dominica for hours as Maria tore roofs from homes as an extremely dangerous Category 5 storm. Later it weakened slightly to a still dangerous Category 4 hurricane.

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