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Oct. 23 2015 2:20 PM

The Friday Slatest Newsletter

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Hurricane Patricia, near peak strength, as it approached Mexico's west coast on Friday morning.

NOAA/NASA

With sustained winds of 200 mph, Hurricane Patricia is the strongest hurricane ever measured, and it's about to hit the Mexican coast. Parts of the country could face up to two feet (!) of rain. In other news:

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Have a good day out there and try not to give any humanitarian awards to Robert Mugabe!