Hurricane Matthew is charging north along the east coast of the United States, but thankfully the eye of the storm didn’t make landfall in Florida..
Central regions have been lashed by wind gusts of up to 195km/h, bringing down powerlines and forcing evacuations.
The US National Hurricane Centre advised that Matthew has been downgraded to a Category 2 storm.
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Matthew is about 215km south of Savannah, Georgia, and is moving at a speed of 19 km/h.
In Haiti the death toll has soared to over 800.