August 31, 2008 3:47 PM

Cuba: Gustav is worst storm to hit the island in 50 years

Authorities called the storm damage the worst since 1956. Wind gusts of 212-mph registered in the city of Paso Real de San Diego were the highest in Cuba's history, according to the provincial newspaper, the Guerrillero. Winds were so strong that the weather station instruments broke.

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