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Iota moves through Central America, life threatening flooding likely

As the storm weakens, threat shifts to heavy rainfall
Published: Nov. 17, 2020 at 5:31 AM CST|Updated: Nov. 17, 2020 at 9:30 AM CST
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BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) - Heavy rain and strong wind continue to batter Central America early Tuesday after Hurricane Iota made landfall Monday night as a strong Category 4 storm.

Hurricane Iota has been downgraded to a Category 1 hurricane with the Tuesday morning update.
Hurricane Iota has been downgraded to a Category 1 hurricane with the Tuesday morning update.(KBTX)

Additional flooding will be the main threat for the next couple days, in an area where some spots have already seen in excess of two feet of rain.

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